Jun 07, 2017 - Sale 2450

Sale 2450 - Lot 288

Price Realized: $ 4,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
(BOTANICAL.) Loudon, Jane Wells. The Ladies Flower Garden; [and] British Wild Flowers. 298 hand-colored lithographed plates. Comprising Ornamental Annuals (48 plates); Ornamental Perennials (90 plates); Ornamental Bulbous Plants (58 plates); Ornamental Greenhouse Plants (42 plates); and British Wild Flowers (60 plates). Together 5 volumes, mixed editions. 4to, 11x8 1/2 inches, uniformly bound in later 1/2 green morocco gilt by Bayntun, lightly rubbed at extremities, some chipping at spine ends, hinges just starting in a few instances, two plates loose; generally very clean with bright colors, one volume with light occasional foxing. London: William Smith; William S. Orr; James Nelson, 1844-1860