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    Abraham Munting (1626-1683). Five Botanical Prints.

    Five lovely hand colored copper engravings on laid paper from Munting's Phytographia Curiosa, the first Latin edition of his 1696 work Naauwkeurige Beschryving Aardgewassen (Leiden and Utrecht: 1702), including: Aloe Vera Vulagaris. [and:] Luteola Cannabinoides Cretica. [and:] Arundo Americana Striata. [and:] Gramen Plumeum. [and:] Sedum Crispum. [and:] All are in generally excellent condition except for minor toning and very occasional foxing; mild browning around edges. A couple of tiny wormholes are present at the margin, outside the platemark. All have light penciled notations. All measure approximately 10 x 15.25 inches.


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    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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