Summerhill Gallery
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349342 (stock #PBT 8008)
Summerhill Gallery
$1,800.00
Antique copper plate engraving by Basilius Besler "Malus Punica" 1613. On a rag paper sheet 16" x 20"; hand colored; in very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349340 (stock #PBT 8010)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,200.00
Antique copper plate engraving of Alum and Irises by Basilius Besler early 17th century. On rag paper sheet 16" x 20"; hand colored; in very good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349285 (stock #PBT 8008)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,300.00
"Poeonia peregrine flore" is another rarely found and much sought after engraving from Besler's early botanical volume. 16.5" x 20" on rag paper; hand colored. Edges reinforced with framer's tape on reverse causing minor bunching at the perimeter, otherwise fine. This has been taken into account in the pricing.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349284 (stock #PBT 8007)
Summerhill Gallery
$5,300.00
Perhaps the second most spectacular of the tulip engravings in Basilius Besler's unsurpassed early volume of botanical engravings published early 1600's. "Tulipa Serotina" rarely comes on the market. On rag paper 16.5" x 20"; hand colored, in outstanding condition with no visible flaws.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1700 item #1349281 (stock #PBT 8013)
Summerhill Gallery
Price on Request
Perhaps the rarest and most spectacular of the tulip engravings in Basilius Bester's "Hortus Eystettensis" 1613. It rarely comes on the market. On a rag paper sheet 16.5" x 20"; hand colored; very faint red halo around flower, otherwise without blemish.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349273 (stock #PBT 13011)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The Jatropha moth, lizard and manioc plant engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam, early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13" x 19"; hand colored; a little spotting at outer perimeter of image, otherwise very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349272 (stock #PBT 13005)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The "lizard and banana" engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian"s "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th c century .On rag paper sheet v13.5" x 19"; hand colored; very good condition, a little spotting, largely outside of plate marks.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349271 (stock #PBT 13009)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The "Apple Mantis" engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored and in very fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349269 (stock #PBT 13008)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
The soursop with owlet moth engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored; in very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349268 (stock #PBT 13006)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,500.00
Maria Sybilla Merian's engraving of the cashew plant, from her "Insects of Surinam" early 18th century. On rag paper sheet 13.5" x 20"; hand colored; in very fine condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349267 (stock #PBT 13007)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,900.00
Marian's manioc root, snake and moth engraving from her "Insects of Surinam", early eighteenth century. Rag paper sheet 13.25" x 18.5"; hand colored - in very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349186 (stock #PBT 13010)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
The red ginger plant engraving from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", early eighteenth century. On rag paper, 13.5" x 20" sheet; hand colored; in very good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349160 (stock #PBT 13004)
Summerhill Gallery
$2,800.00
Another fine engraving from Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam early 18th century. This one is of the lantern flies and pomegranate flowers. On rag paper 13.5" x 20", hand colored. In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349050 (stock #PBT 13002)
Summerhill Gallery
$4,900.00
The third of the most sought after engravings from Maria Sybilla Merian's "Insects of Surinam", the banana plant, Amsterdam 1705, hand colored. On rag paper 13.5" x 20". In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349048 (stock #PBT 13001)
Summerhill Gallery
$5,400.00
The second of the most sought after of Maria Merian's "Insects of Surinam" engravings that of the pineapple plant, Amsterdam 1705. Early hand color. On rag paper 14" x 20". In very nice condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Engravings : Pre 1800 item #1349034 (stock #PBT 13011)
Summerhill Gallery
$6,800.00
The first in our series of the three most sought after, and difficult to find, of the original engravings from Merian's "Insects of Surinam", Amsterdam 1705, hand colored - the "Caiman". Sheet size is 13.5" x 20". On rag paper, in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1348680 (stock #C1/032.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$960.00
A "laurel" design cast iron garden chair early twentieth century. These chairs are more difficult to come by than the bench. It is 28" high by 27" wide by 23" deep. It has been sand blasted and dry coated fun black and is in very nice condition.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Garden : Furniture : Pre 1920 item #1348679 (stock #C1/031.01)
Summerhill Gallery
$600.00
A single cast iron lyre-back design garden chair in the design by Robert Wood (ca 1840) - this example ca 1920. Unlike some early chairs, these are very comfortable. 33" high by22" die and deep. Early green paint finish - a couple of small welds to fix loose joints. Sturdy and in good condition.