Lot 1775. Sander, F.

Starting price:€ 15 000
Auction date:15.02.2020   11:00
ID 286343
Lot 1775Sander, F.
Reichenbachia. Orchids illustrated and described. 4 parts in 7 Bdn. London, Sotheran & Co. 1888-94. Imp.Fol. With 192 chromo-lithogr. Taf. Hldrbde. the time with gold stamping. (Operation. u. best.).
Cf. Nissen, BBI 1722. - ╔No. 68 v. 100 Ex. the Imperial Edition, from Available. ╗ signed The special edition of this magnificent standard plant of the Orchid customer not only has an unusually larger Format but is also printed on quality laid paper, the orchids are mounted on boards on firmer cardboard sheets. - "It will be our effort to orchids, and faithfully to portray; the same to be painted in life size... All of the orchids are of real Garden value, whether old or new, will find a place in our works. The Text is in English, French and German. As the title we chose the name of the great Orchidologen Prof. Dr. Reichenbach, of Hamburg, dedicated his life to orchids customer" (From the introduction). - Some pages & plates in w. edges slightly dirt-stained, 13 cover sheets stick partly to the lithographs.

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