Plate 1776 (Viola Altaica. Tartarian Heart's-Ease.) (B6-485)
Upper Right: No. 1776. Lower Center: Pub. by S. Curtis Walworth Novr. 1, 1815. Lower Right: Weddell Sculp.
Author: John Sims, M.D.
Source / Publication: The Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed: In which the most Ornamental Foreign Plants, cultivated in the Open Ground, the Green-House, and the Stove, are accurately represented in their natural Colours. To which are added, their Names, Class, Order, Generic and Specific Characters, according to the celebrated Linnaeus; their Places of Growth, and Times of Flowering: Together with the Most Approved Methods of Culture. A Work intended for the use of such Ladies, Gentlemen, and Gardeners, as with to become scientifically acquainted with the Plants they cultivate.
Publisher: Print published by: S. Curtis; Publication published by Sherwood, Neely, & Jones
Place of Publication: Print published in: Walworth; Publication published at: 20 Paternoster Row, London
Date: November 1st, 1815
Plate Number: 1776
Engraver: H. Weddell
Printer: Stephen Couchman, Throgmorton Street
Paper Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 5 1/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Condition: The print is in great condition with some minor wear around the edges of the print; as well as a spot of what appears to have been a watermark on the top right corner of the print, as can be seen.
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Identification Number: B6-485
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)