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Aloe perfoliata L. - Aloe Vera , family: Liliaceae . Drawing: F.B. Vietz. Icones Plantarum Medico, Ferdinand Bernhard, 1804

Pink Cottage Decor, Damask Rose Print, 1960s Illustration Art No. 2

1960s Damask Rose Flower Print, Vintage Botanical Illustration (For You To Frame) Book Plate No. 11. $8.00, via Etsy.

Araceae - Arum palaestinum From: Curtis's botanical magazine, comprising the plants of the Royal gardens of Kew and other botanical establishments in Great Britain; with suitable descriptions by Joseph Dalton Hooker.


Miller's book, An Illustration to the Sexual System of Linnaeus (1770-7), was an attempt to explain and promote the system of classification devised by the famous botanist Carl Linnaeus. This was based on the number and relation of the reproductive parts of flowers. The book was published in various combinations of plates, coloured and uncoloured. This is one of several proof plates, printed before the lettering was added.

Simon Verelst 1644-c.1710/17 Vase of flowers. Lent by the Syndics of the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge

Cruz no. 2 placa de melamina de Cavalieri

cross no. 2, original design, famous Cavalieri engraving on Melamine Plate, Cavalieri art, Lina Cavalieri theme, Cavalieri variation