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    Thornton's Venus Fly Trap and Friends

    Robert John Thornton (1768-1837). "American Bog-Plants" Hand Finished Aquatint Engraved by Sutherland After a Work by Reinagte Senr. London: "Published by Dr. Thornton, July 1, 1806. A plate from Robert John Thornton's "The Temple of Flora" (1812 edition). Featuring the Venus Fly Trap, the Pitcher Plant and the Fetid Pothos. Approximately 16.5 x 21 inches. Tipped into a matte frame. Light edge wear, small edge tears, faint toning, light bleedthrough in upper border from mounting tape on the verso, small repair in left border; otherwise a very good print.

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    August, 2015
    5th Wednesday
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