de Passe, Crispin – 39,40
SKU: passe-3940 Category: Botanical Pre-19th c.
- Work: Hortu Floridus
- Description: Viola mariana , Unlabeled Red Flower
- Date: 1614-1615
- Condition of Plate: Overall excellent
- Condition of Work: Overall excellent
- Paper Size: 7.5″ by 11.5″
- Image Size: 5.0″ by 7.5″
These charming engravings are from Crispin de Passe’s Hortu Floridus published in Amsterdam in 1614-1615. A contemporary of Besler, de Passe arranged his work according to the seasons but in a much smaller format. These copperplate engravings are on fine chain linked paper with Latin text on the verso.
|Dimensions||11.5 × 7.5 in|