Lot 187* - A194 Books - Wednesday, 23. September 2020, 02.00 PM

BOTANY -

Berlèse, Lorenzo and Johann Jakob Jung.
Iconographie du genre camellia ou description et figures des camellia les plus beaux et les plus rares. 3 volumes. With 301 coloured engraved plates "a la poupée" with retouching by Duménil, Gabriel and Oudet, each after J. J. Jung.
Paris, H. Cousin, [1839-]1841-1843. Folio. Contemporary half leather bindings with gilt spine.

Nissen BBI 150 - Pritzel 693 - De Belder 73 - Dunthorne 30 - Great Flower Books, p. 75 - not in Stafleu/C. - First edition.

CHF 20 000 / 25 000

€ 17 540 / 21 930