This print measures 9" x 5 1/2". It is an original hand-colored copper-plate engraving from BOTANICAL MAGAZINE" published in London, c. 1788ff. This is plate 790 HESPERANTHA RADIATA, VAR.Y. CARICINA. CAREX-LEAVED HESPERANTHIA. The explanatory sheet is included. It is marked as follows: Syd. Edwards, Del. Published by T. Curtis St. Geo.Crescent Nov 1, 1804 . E. Sanford Sc. Good condition with some browning. I have several of these engravings. They can be combined for one flat-rate shipping cost.
Lovely Colored Engraving from Curtis Botanical Magazine