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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2015.21.12
Object Name Print
Description "Pavia doux (Horse Chestnut)," hand-colored engraving, Plate 88 from "Pomologie francaise" by Pierre Antoine Poiteau. Paris: Langlois et Leclerc, 1838-1846

Inscriptions:
(lower left, in plate): Poiteau Pinx.
(bottom center, in plate): Pavia doux. / De L'Imprimerie de Langlois
(lower right, in plate): Bouquet Sculp.
Title Pavia doux (Horse Chestnut), Plate 88 from Pomologie francaise
Date 1838-1846
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Poiteau, Pierre Antoine
Role of Creator 2 Printer
Creator 2 Bouquet
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-13.5 inches
Credit line Gift of Michael Kogan
Place of Origin Europe/France/Paris
Subjects Illustration, Botanical