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    Johann Wilhelm Weinmann (1683-1741). Three Coral Prints: Corallium album, etc. - Plate 426. [and:] Corallina Spinosa, etc. - Plate 428. [and:] Corallina Corralen, etc. - Plate 427.

    Three striking color engravings of coral, with additional color added by hand, on laid paper, from Weinmann's Phytanthoza Iconographia (Regensburg: 1737-1745). All are in excellent condition. Corallium album has a couple of tiny stains at the top edge, and a minor wrinkle to the right margin. Corallina Spinosa has been trimmed unevenly along the right side. Light penciled notations. Plates 426 and 427 measure 9.75 x 15.75 inches; Plate 428 measures 9.5 x 15.75 inches.


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