DUNTHORNE, Gordon. Flower and Fruit Prints of the 18th and Early 19th Centuries. Washington DC: By the Author, 1938.

$ 280.00

DUNTHORNE, Gordon. Flower and Fruit Prints of the 18th and Early 19th Centuries. Washington DC: By the Author, 1938. 

Folio (13.5 x 10 inches). First edition. Original beveled tan cloth with gilt tooled morocco label to front cover and spine; with slipcase. From a privately and limited publishing of 2500 copies. Profusely illustrated with 79 plates; including 36 in color. Dunthorne's excellent work of reference book on English and European color plate flower and fruit books. Issued with a complete annotated bibliography which lists works of the greatest botanical and natural history artists, such as Redoute, Bessa, Catesby, Buchoz, and others. This is most pleasing example of a beautifully printed book, and essntial to any natural history collection. For more information to see this book, please contact Natalie Zadrozna at Arader Galleries New York.