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Auction 153, Lot 732

"[Lot of 8 - Fruit]",

Subject: Prints Botanical

Period: 1880 (circa)

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Color: Printed Color

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This lovely lot contains 8 chromolithographs of various types of fruit, including cherries, pears, grapes, and apples. The prints were created by Pieter de Pannemaeker, a botanical painter and lithographer who created thousands of illustrations for botanical books and periodicals. Size varies slightly. This lot includes:

A. Appel Guelton, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (5.4 x 8.6").
B. Guigne Bonne Alostoise, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (5.5 x 8.6").
C. Verscheidenheden van Trosbezien, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (5.5 x 8.6").
D. Newtown Pippin, from Bueletin d'Arboriculture, Etc., (8.6 x 5.4").
E. Kriek Peer, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (5.5 x 8.6").
F. Black Alicante (Vrai), from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (8.6 x 14.0"). Issued folding.
G. Brugnon Galoppin, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (8.6 x 5.5").
H. Doyenne d'Alencon, from Tijdschrift Over Boomteelt, (5.5 x 8.6").

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Condition: B+

Bold original color with narrow margins, as issued. Light soiling with a few scattered spots of foxing.

Estimate: $220 - $250

Sold for: $160

Closed on 5/20/2015

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