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Original vintage and antique flower and fruit prints

British Phaenogamous Botany; or, Figures and Descriptions of British Flowering Plants

by W. Baxter, A.L.S. F.H.S. &c.
Curator of the Oxford Botanic Garden

Published 1834-1840s, Oxford, England

Original copperplate engravings by Isaac Russell, C. Mathews and others
with fine, delicate hand-colouring, as issued.
Sheet size=approximately 5.25 x 8.75 inches
Original text page included whenever available.

NOTE: Some of the prints have text offsetting (transfer of ink from the facing text page).
[We have found that using an art gum eraser (not a pencil eraser!)
can erradicate or lessen the appearance of the transferred ink in most cases.]


Please click on the thumbnails below for an enlarged view of the entire plate.

Wild Mignonette
PLATE 15
Wild Mignonette
Reseda lutea
$20
mild age toning, faint text offsetting
Wild Bugloss
PLATE 21
Wild Bugloss
Lycopsis arvensis
mild age toning, faint text offsetting
Common Vervain
PLATE 26
Common Vervain
Verbena officinalis
$25
mild age toning, faint text offsetting
Whitlow Grass
PLATE 38
Whitlow Grass
Draba verna
mild age toning, faint text offsetting
Meadow Fox-Tail Grass
PLATE 45
Meadow Fox-Tail Grass
Alopecurus pratensis
Creeping Dog's-Tooth Grass
PLATE 59
Creeping Dog's-Tooth Grass
Cynodon dactylon
$35
Treacle Mustard
PLATE 62
Treacle Mustard
Erysimum cheiranthoides
$30
Meadow Soft Grass
PLATE 64
Meadow Soft-Grass
Holcus lanatus
Timothy Grass
PLATE 68
Timothy Grass
Phleum pratense
Common Agrimony
PLATE 88
Common Agrimony
Agrimonia eupatoria
$20
mild age toning, text offsetting
Common Agrimony
PLATE 96
Common Mezereon
Daphne mezereum
$45
mild age toning, old hinging tape remnant top BACK of print
Common Maple
PLATE 98
Common Maple
Acer campestre
$45
mild age toning, slightly rumpled at bottom
Creeping Wheat Grass
PLATE 112
Creeping Wheat Grass
Triticum repens
$35
Wild Cornal
PLATE 114
Wild Cornal
Cornus sanguinea
$30
light text offsetting
Perennial Rye Grass
PLATE 116
Perennial Rye Grass
Lolium perenne
light text offsetting
Common Spindle Tree
PLATE 123
Common Spindle Tree
Euonymous europaeus
$35
light text offsetting
Star of Bethlehem
PLATE 124
Star of Bethlehem
Ornithogalum umbellatum
$35
light text offsetting
Cow Parsnip
PLATE 130
Cow Parsnip
Heracleum sphondylium
light text offsetting
Wild Madder
PLATE 135
Wild Madder
Rubia peregrina
$35
moderate text offsetting
Rock Hutchinsia
PLATE 138
Rock Hutchinsia
Hutchinsia petraea
$20
moderate text offsetting
Wild Madder
PLATE 141
Common Ladies' Smock
Cardamine pratensis
$30
moderate text offsetting
Common Box-tree
PLATE 142
Common Box-tree
Buxus sempervirens
$30
moderate text offsetting
Dogs Mercury
PLATE 143
Dogs Mercury
Mercurialis perennis
$30
moderate text offsetting
Mountain Melic Grass
PLATE 144
Mountain Melic Grass
Melica nutans
$30
moderate text offsetting
Bubiferous Coral-Root
PLATE 145
Bubiferous Coral-Root
Dentaria bulbifera
$30
text offsetting
London Rocket
PLATE 146
London Rocket
Sisymbrium iris
$30
text offsetting
Common Sow-Thistle
PLATE 147
Common Sow-Thistle
Sonchus oleraceus
$30
text offsetting

Antique and Vintage Botanical Prints