Engraved with stippled face, very large margins. 265 x 195mm (10½ x 7¾"). Slight crease across upper title area.
A finely-executed portrait of Pierre Joseph Redouté (1759-1840), Belgian painter and botanist, known for his watercolours of roses, lilies and other flowers at Malmaison. He published over 2,100 plates depicting over 1,800 different species, many never illustrated before.
[Ref: 32653] £240.00