THORNTON, ROBERT JOHN
[The Temple of Flora. Early nineteenth-century]
6 aquatint and engraved botanical plates, finished by hand, (approximately 500 x 370mm., visible area), matted, framed and glazed, slightly browned
The collection includes: "The American Cowslip", "The White Lily", "Indian Reed", "The China Limodoron", "The Persian Cyclamen", and "The Nodding Renealmia".
Nissen BBI 1955
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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