Auction 112, Lot 736

"[Lot of 10 - Flowers]", Pratt, Anne

Subject: Botanicals

Period: 1880 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

5 x 8 inches
12.7 x 20.3 cm

A colorful group of chromolithograph 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. The group covers a variety of flower types with most plates featuring three or four similar varieties, including violets, columbines, poppies, and rock roses.


Condition: A

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/28/2005