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Muscat Blanc.  White muscat grapes, Engraving by  Pierre Jean Francois Turpin - 1820 - from Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints and Biblio.com

Muscat Blanc. White muscat grapes, Engraving

by Turpin, Pierre Jean Francois

Condition: Very good overall


Paris, 1820. Very good overall. Striking stipple engraving of white Muscat grapes by one of the greatesty botanical illustrators of the Napoleonic era, P J F Turpin. Turpin worked closely with Pierre Antoine Poiteau (1766 - 1854) a French botanist, and botanical artist; together they published a new edition of the Traite des arbres fruitiers (Treatise of the fruit trees) by Henri Louis Duhamel du Monceau, and Traite des Arbres et des Arbustes. 9 1/2 x 12 1/2", on paper 14 x18" with full margins. Few light brown spots, in margins; few short closed tears at margins.


  • Bookseller: Antipodean Books, Maps & Prints US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24440
  • Title: Muscat Blanc. White muscat grapes, Engraving
  • Author: Turpin, Pierre Jean Francois
  • Book condition: Used - Very good overall
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Place: Paris
  • Date published: 1820
  • Bookseller catalogs: PRINTS; BOTANICAL;


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