de Passe, Crispin – 29,30


SKU: passe-2930 Category:
  • Work: Hortu Floridus
  • Description: Erica caliculata , Linaria purpurea
  • Date: 1614-1615
  • Condition of Plate: Overall excellent
  • Condition of Work: Overall excellent
  • Paper Size: 7.25″ by 11.5″
  • Image Size: 5.0″ by 7.5″

These charming engravings are from Crispin de Passe’s Hortu Floridus published in Amsterdam in 1614-1615. A contemporary of Besler, de Passe arranged his work according to the seasons but in a much smaller format. These copperplate engravings are on fine chain linked paper with Latin text on the verso.

Dimensions 11.5 × 7.25 in