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Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 152, Dark Blue Canterbury Bells; Corn Cockles

$4,500.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 152, Dark Blue Canterbury Bells; Corn Cockles

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 154, Creeping, Nettle-leaved and White Bellflowers

$2,400.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 154, Creeping, Nettle-leaved and White Bellflowers

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 156, Peach-leaved Bell Flowers; Fireweed

$2,500.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 157, White and Red Snapdragons; Death’s Head

$2,500.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 157, White and Red Snapdragons; Death's Head

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 161, Meadow and Purple Salsify; Blue Alpine

$2,400.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 161, Meadow and Purple Salsify; Blue Alpine

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 162, Golden Aster; Striped Toadflax

$1,800.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 162, Golden Aster; Striped Toadflax

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 164, Bastard Reseda; Tarragon; Lemon-scented Southernwood

$1,500.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 164, Bastard Reseda; Tarragon; Lemon-scented Southernwood

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 168, Double-flowered White Stock; Yellow Wallflowers

$3,000.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 170, Double-flowered Purple and Mauve Columbines

$3,800.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 171, Three Columbines: Purple-black, Violet and Pink

$2,800.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 171, Three Columbines: Purple-black, Violet and Pink

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 175, Three Larkspurs: Blue-Violet Wild, Pink and Blue

$3,200.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 176, Three Larkspurs: White, Pink Wild and Double-flowered Pink

$2,800.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 183, Spotted White Martagon Lily

$4,500.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 183, Spotted White Martagon Lily

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 184, Spotted Variegated Martagon Lily

$4,800.00

Original hand-colored engraving; circa 1613

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 185, Lesser Turk’s-cap Lily; Spanish Iris; Rhizomatous Iris

$4,500.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 185, Lesser Turk's-cap Lily; Spanish Iris; Rhizomatous Iris

Hortus Eystettensis - 1st Edition - Antique Originals

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 189, Lesser Turk’s-cap Lily; Marsh Orchids

$3,800.00

Besler 1st Ed. Pl. 189, Lesser Turk's-cap Lily; Marsh Orchids


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A practical guide to understanding and identifying the different editions of Besler’s folio through paper types and material characteristics.

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A consideration of the artistic rendering of the Tulip Breaking Virus, and the phenomenon of Rose Perfoliation in Redouté's prints

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The Historical Allure of Variegated Tulips

Visualizing expansion, abundance, and prestige through depictions of "broken" tulips in the art of Basilius Besler, Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Dr. Robert Thornton and Robert Furber

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The Historical Significance of Botanical Illustration

A consideration of the motives behind picturing plants including the functional uses and theoretical implications of floral imagery.

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The Symbolic Implications of the Pineapple

Visually flamboyant, gustatorily delicious, and polarizing when placed on pizza, the pineapple is a fruit ripe with symbolism and dynamic historical consequence. From its introduction [...]

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