Poison Plant Botanical Antique Engraving Jusquiame Noire Hocquart Roques Framed - 1st half 19th C., France. Inscribed as follows:
Hocquart del et sculp
From PHYTOGRAPHIE MEDICALE by botanist Joseph Roques (1772-1850). First published 1821-25, it described medicinal, poisonous, and narcotic plants including mushrooms, poppies, and cannabis, as well as their remedies. Hocquart drew and engraved the plates which were then printed and finished by hand. Zoom into photos to appreciate in detail. Nicely matted and framed, ready to display. In very good condition with light foxing, toning and minor imperfections as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Frame: 17 1/4" by 14" approximately.
Hyoscyamus niger poisonous plant antique botanical framed botanical French botanical stipple engraving Edouard Hocquart del et sculp gift for her gift for mom matted and framed Jusquiame Noire poison botanical