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Bigarreau Commun (Bigarreau Cherry). Color engraving by  Pierre Antoine; Pierre Jean Francois Turpin Poiteau - 1835 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.com

Bigarreau Commun (Bigarreau Cherry). Color engraving

by Poiteau, Pierre Antoine; Pierre Jean Francois Turpin

Condition: Very good condition


Paris: Chez F.G. Levrault, 1835. Very good condition. Lovely color stipple engraving of a Bigarreau cherry branch and fruit from the 'Traite des Arbres Fruitiers' commonly considered to be the finest work on fruit ever printed. Pierre-Antoine Poiteau (1766 - 1854) was a French botanist, gardener and botanical artist. In 1835, with Pierre Jean François Turpin, Poiteau published a new edition of the Traite des arbres fruitiers (Treatise of the fruit trees) by Henri Louis Duhamel du Monceau. Plate size 9 1/2 x 12'; paper 12 1/2 x 19 3/4". OCLC: 1029996597.


  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24431
  • Title: Bigarreau Commun (Bigarreau Cherry). Color engraving
  • Author: Poiteau, Pierre Antoine; Pierre Jean Francois Turpin
  • Book condition: Used - Very good condition
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Publisher: Chez F.G. Levrault
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1835
  • Bookseller catalogs: PRINTS; BOTANICAL;


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