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Antique Botanical Print, Lithograph Plate , 1800s Flora Lithographic Print , The American Flora , Anacardium Cashew Nut , D W Moody Print

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This charming 1853 lithograph plate depicts the Anacardium or cashew plant and bears the signature of lithographer David William Moody. This single bookplate is one of 182 lithographic plates featured in The American Flora, or History of Plants and Wild Flowers by A.B. Strong. This was a four volume set designed as a reference book for botanists, physicians, florists, gardeners, students, etc. Published in 1853 in New York by Green & Spencer, the volumes contained scientific and general description of plants, natural history, chemical and medical properties, mode of culture and propagation.
Some of the plates were printed in colors but all were finished by hand, by Edwin Whitefield, David W. Moody and others. In the case of this litho plate it appears that the teal blue was added by hand and the registration of the green color is a little misaligned at top of print.

This very rare lithographic plate needs to be framed in archival quality materials.

• lithographic plate measures 9 7/8" x 7"
• it is a left side book page with gilt edges and cut edge on right side
• in good condition with sign of age, some darkening in an oval shape from a previous frame

Also from the same book is this plate
www.etsy.com/listing/256431602/botanical-lithograph-plate-botanical

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This charming 1853 lithograph plate depicts the Anacardium or cashew plant and bears the signature of lithographer David William Moody. This single bookplate is one of 182 lithographic plates featured in The American Flora, or History of Plants and Wild Flowers by A.B. Strong. This was a four volume set designed as a reference book for botanists, physicians, florists, gardeners, students, etc. Published in 1853 in New York by Green & Spencer, the volumes contained scientific and general description of plants, natural history, chemical and medical properties, mode of culture and propagation.
Some of the plates were printed in colors but all were finished by hand, by Edwin Whitefield, David W. Moody and others. In the case of this litho plate it appears that the teal blue was added by hand and the registration of the green color is a little misaligned at top of print.

This very rare lithographic plate needs to be framed in archival quality materials.

• lithographic plate measures 9 7/8" x 7"
• it is a left side book page with gilt edges and cut edge on right side
• in good condition with sign of age, some darkening in an oval shape from a previous frame

Also from the same book is this plate
www.etsy.com/listing/256431602/botanical-lithograph-plate-botanical

• enter our shop → gazaboo.etsy.com

• thank you for visiting gazaboo

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5 out of 5 stars
(534)
Reviewed by Emilie Boyle
Buyer photo Emilie Boyle, who reviewed this item with the Etsy app for iPhone.
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 22, 2018
Exactly like I was hoping! Every vase is different but very nice! They will make great centrepieces for a unique vintage look.
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Reviewed by Daffydowndillies
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 12, 2018
Thrilled with these as I haven't been able to find any at the antique malls. They are perfect to display the vintage prints I just bought from another Canadian seller. (Thank you Etsy!) Arrived quickly and well packed, a great transaction all around
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Antique Botanical Print, Lithograph Plate , 1800s Flora Lithographic Print , The American Flora , Anacardium Cashew Nut , D W Moody Print

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Overview

  • Vintage item from the 1800s
  • Materials: antique 1800s lithograph plate, gilded edge book page
  • Feedback: 534 reviews
  • Favorited by: 7 people
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