Antique Tree Prints from James Sowerby
Tree Prints from
Sowerby's English Botany
(England, 1796-1808)
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Background:

These Tree prints are from the First Edition of English Botany, illustrated by James Sowerby.  Sowerby was an English naturalist, artist, engraver and teacher.  He was also one of the original illustrators for Curtis's Botanical Magazine.  The complete series featured over 3000 prints depicting plants native to the British Isles.

 

Price per print: Print Only:  As shown
Matting Charge:  $20
Framing & Matting Charge:  $100
Dimensions: Print Only:  5-1/2 x 9 inches
Matted:  11 x 14 inches
Type of print: Original hand-colored copper engraving
Year: 1796-1808
Other details: Includes original page of accompanying text.

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Guelder rose (No. 10230332)
Plate 332
Common Guelder-rose

(1796)
$40
Spindle tree (No. 10230362)
Plate 362
Spindle-tree
(1796)
$40
Whortle berry (No. 10230598)
Plate 598
Red Whortle-berry
(1799)
SOLD
Dew berry (No. 10230826)
Plate 826
Dew-berry
(1801)
$40
Willow (No. 10231213)
Plate 1213
Bark-broad-leaved Willow
(1803)
$40

Currant (No. 10231291)
Plate 1291
Black Currant

(1804)
$50
Gooseberry (No. 10231292)
Plate 1292
Rough Gooseberry
(1804)
$45
Box tree (No. 10231341)
Plate 1341
Box-tree
(1804)
$35
Willow (No. 10231343)
Plate 1343
Rose Willow
(1804)
$40
Willow (No. 10231403)
Plate 1403
Quince-leaved Willow
(1805)
$40

Sallow (No. 10231488)
Plate 1488
Great Round-leaved Sallow

(1805)
$45
Bladder nut (No. 10231560)
Plate 1560
Bladder-nut Tree
(1806)
$40
Beech tree (No. 10231846)
Plate 1846
Beech-tree
(1808)
SOLD
Elm (No. 10231886)
Plate 1886
Common Elm
(1808)
$45
Aspen (No. 10231909)
Plate 1909
Aspen
(1808)
$45

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