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Allium Album Hand Painted Colored Engraving Signed P.J. Redoute

$1,900Asking Price


Allium album hand painted colored engraving signed P.J. Redoute. One of a set of large and impressive well painted set of nine floral works each having history and literature on reverse. The highest peak of Redoute's artistic and botanical achievement... Among the most important monuments of botanical illustration ever to be published. Redoute was at the height of his powers during the publication of Les Liliacees. It is easily the equal in accomplishment of its more popular successor, Les Roses. The work is broader than its title implies, including as it does petaloid monocotyledons in general belonging, for example to Commelinaceae, Bromeliaceae, Liliaceae, At this time, he had as patron and sponsor Josephine Bonaparte, who, on acquiring Malmaison and establishing a superb garden of rare plants there, required an artist of outstanding talent to record them. Provenance: A NYC Socilite Beekman.


  • Attributed to
    Pierre-Joseph Redouté (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 22 in. (55.88 cm)Width: 14.5 in. (36.83 cm)Depth: .25 in. (6.35 mm)
  • Style
    Minimalist (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    Stamford, CT
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 439-131stDibs: LU863221275572

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    Ships From: Stamford, CT
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Located in Stamford, CT

Greenwich Living Antique & Design Center, with expansive spaces in both Stamford, Connecticut, and New York City, is the largest single-owner facility of its kind. It deals in one-of-a-kind and custom-made furnishings, including Maison Jansen and Tommi Parzinger creations plus Louis XV and XV pieces. All come with lifetime guarantees a...

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