Cattleya exoniensis


Title:
Cattleya exoniensis
Date:
C1865
Artist:
Walter Hood Fitch (1817-92)
Image Size:
440mm x 315mm
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Lithograph with original hand colouring.
Price:

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Stock Number:
SOPL 036 BOT (NAGY) (C115)
Description:

Rare folio sized orchid lithograph by Walter Fitch from the very rare series by Robert Warner, Select Orchidaceous Plants. Reference: Great Flower Books p.149

Common name                None
Modern binomial name    Cattleya Exoniensis
First described                 Veitch 1863

Biography:

Walter Hood Fitch  (1817-1892)

Fitch attracted the attention of Sir William Hooker when he was made director of the Kew Gardens in 1841. He stayed there for the next fifty years. Fitch was a quick and extremely industrious artist, his published drawings reached the almost incredible total of 9960. 

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