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    Robert Thornton (1768-1837). The American Aloe.

    A striking mezzotint engraving with hand-coloring, from Thornton's The Temple of Flora (London: 1799-1807). In very good condition. Paper is toned with faint soiling and foxing. Light dampstaining to bottom side and right side, intruding past the platemark. Light penciled notations. 18.25 x 23.25 inches.


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2009
    16th-17th Friday-Saturday
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