Auction 105, Lot 556

"[Lot of 15 - Flowers]", Pratt, Anne

Subject: Botanical

Period: 1880 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
6 x 9.4 inches
15.2 x 23.9 cm

A nice group of chromolithographed botanical plates. One of the most successful woman botanical artists of her time, Anne Pratt wrote and illustrated twenty books on botany aimed primarily at a popular audience. This group covers a variety of type of flowers with most plates featuring three or four similar varieties.

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Condition: A

Few with minor foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/3/2003

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