Artists and Engravers: The artist, engraver and possibly colourer of this print is Andreas Friedrich Happe (1733 - 1802), who was an apothecary, artist and engraver from Berlin, Germany. Happe worked for the Berlin Academy of Sciences and published several botanical en endomological works a. Botanica pharmaceutica, Berlin 1785; Flora depicta, Berlin 1791. He also illustrated the first volumes of Martini's'Conchylien-Cabinet'.
Much of his work remained unpublished including the 6-volume:'Naturgeschichte der Insekten' and watercolours that are currently in the British Museum and the large collection'Flora Happiana' in the Hunt Institute, Pittsburgh PA. Subject: Plate 541: Ceanothus americanus - New Jersey Tea. We carry several plates from this extremely rare work and also a few original drawings. Carefully review scan as the condition can be seen clearly.Occasional small tears in paper edge not effecting image. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 24 x 39.5 cm.
The image size is ca. 13 x 22.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.4 x 15.6 inch. 5.1 x 8.9 inch. Medium: Original copperplate etching on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. Contemporary / old hand coloring.
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