Fine gooseberries. Gooseberry growing was popular in the 19th-century
A high light of 19th century Belgian fruit illustration
A wonderfully accurate tropical fruit illustration
From the most beautifully illustrated work on citrus fruits ever
Risso, [J.] A. and [P.] A. Poiteau
Histoire des orangers. Ouvrage orné de figures peintes d'après nature; dédié à son Altesse Royale Madame la Duchesse de Berri. Planches.
Paris, Mme hérisant Le Doux, 1818-1819. Folio. A suite of ten colour-printed plates, finished by hand. Framed in style, visible area 29.5 x 22.5 cm; frame size 44.2 x 37.2 cm.Read more