Beautiful antique hand colored engraving of a yellow fruit after the German botanical publication The Book of the World / Das Buch der Welt by Julius Hoffmann. It is numbered on the bottom of the page: 1851 on the left and 15. on the right. It comes matted with a fine neutral color mat with gilt and watercolor hand drawn lines and marbled paper borders and framed a fine traditional light green and gilt wood frame. Lovely to decorate a bedroom, dining room or similar. In very good used condition as shown with minor handling creases and imperfections to frame as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Frame: 16 5/8 by 14 3/16"(42.2 cm by 36 cm); Visible Image: 8 3/4" by 6 9/16" (22.2 cm by 16.6 cm) approximately.