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Framed and Pressed French 'Herbier' "Pressed Plant" Specimens

$1,000Asking Price


Four framed and pressed plants from a collection of botanical pressings purchased in France. In the late 19th century collecting and pressing plants was all the rage for affluent Europeans. These collectors spent hours drying, pressing and mounting these samples they found on their travels. Measures: 14" x 18".


  • Dimensions
    Height: 18 in. (45.72 cm)Width: 14 in. (35.56 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 4
  • Style
    Napoleon III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    End of the 19th Century
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU1531223629212

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