Botanical Hand-Colored Etchings After Johann Wilhelm Weinmann
Titles include Amaranthus cristatus flore saturate rubro, Amaranthus minor panniculis surrectis, Amaranthus linaria folio spica argentea – Amarant – Hahnenkamm, circa 1740
Four color etchings with hand-coloring on laid paper
From Phytanthoza Iconographia by Johann Wilhelm Weinmann (German, 1683-1741)
- toning, stains, foxing, tears, wear, creases, and billowing.
- each sheet approximately measures; plate mark of Amaranthus measures 8.25" W x 12.75" H.