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Original Antique Botanical Print 

A beautiful, hand coloured, copper engraving , entitled


GLADIOLUS HIRSUTUS


Leafless - Flowering Shaggy Corn- Flag


Drawn by Sydenham Edwards, engraved by Sansom and published 1806 by Samuel Curtis for
" Curtis's Botanical Magazine"
or
"Flower Garden Displayed"
These fine, delicately coloured engravings are highly desirable, superbly decorative & quite rare, so they are considered very collectable .
Fine, virtually unmarked condition.Credited & dated within the plate. Accompanying the print are associated botanical notes.
Measuring approx. approx 9"x 5.5"( 230mm x 140mm) overall.

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Sydenham Teast Edwards was the son of a Welsh schoolmaster. He accompanied William Curtis on his botanical travels as an artist and worked with Curtis for many years on the Botanical Magazine

A GENUINE ANTIQUE PRINT GUARANTEED OVER 200 YEARS OLD FROM LINDISFARNE PRINTS

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Brand
Lindisfarne prints
Condition
Used

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Antique Botanical Print GLADIOLUS HIRSUTUS,SHAGGY CORN FLAG, Edwards Curtis 1806

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A beautiful, hand coloured, copper engraved antique botanical print, entitled
GLADIOLUS HIRSUTUS
Leafless - Flowering Shaggy Corn- Flag
Drawn by Sydenham Edwards, engraved by Sansom and published 1806 by Samuel Curtis for
" Curtis...