Basilius Besler Narcissus Orientalis Medio Croceus Calice Pleno
Hand colored engraving 21.5in x17.5in framed 33inx29inx1in
A fine copper engraving published in the famous large flower book, Hortus Eystettensis in Altdorf and Nurnberg first around 1613. The, Hortus Eystettensis was the largest flower book ever published in that period. It contained 367 different engraved plates, each of them depicting several flowers or herbs. This fine engraving is published in the so-called, jubilee edition 1713 in Eichstatt and Nurnberg.
Height: 33 in. (83.82 cm)
Width: 29 in. (73.66 cm)
Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)