Saccolabium (Guttatum) Holfordianum


Title:
Saccolabium (Guttatum) Holfordianum
Date:
C1865 (75)
Artist:
Walter Hood Fitch (1817-1892)
Image Size:
440mm x 315mm
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Hand coloured lithograph.
Price:

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$A 210
Stock Number:
SOPL 018 BOT (NGL)
Description:

East Indian Origin From one of the best and largest C19th series devoted to Orchids, "Select Orchidaceous Plants" Lithographed by Walter Hood Fitch (1817-1892) 'the most outstanding botanical artist of his day in Europe'. Rare and important series.

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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