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    The Blue Passion Flower from Thornton's
    The Temple of Flora

    Robert John Thornton. The Blue Passion Flower. Hand-colored aquatint engraving by Caldwell. 1800. In good condition with toning, foxing and soling to the plate, especially around the edges. From Thornton's The Temple of Flora (London: 1799-1806). 17 x 22 inches. A lovely botanical print from what is generally considered the greatest English color-plate flower book.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2015
    8th-9th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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