Leyden and Utrecht: Pieter Vander Aa, 1696. unbound. Botanical. Copper plate engraving with hand coloring. Image measures 12.75" x 8.5" very good(+).
Beautiful botanical print. Abraham Munting (1626-1683) taught medicine and botany at the Academy of Groningem in the Netherlands. He had a particular interest in the uses of plants, especially medicinally. This engraving is from "Naauwkeurige Beschryving Der Aardgewassen". Aging and scattered foxing around edges and margins. Please visit our gallery for more Munting prints.