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    Sale 2170

    Important Botanical Books

    24 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 153

    MATTIOLI, Pier Andrea. "Siderite quarta." Woodblock by Giorgio LIBERALE and Wolfgan MEYERPECK. 220 x 155 mm.

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    MATTIOLI, Pier Andrea. "Siderite quarta." Woodblock by Giorgio LIBERALE and Wolfgan MEYERPECK. 220 x 155 mm.

    The present block for the this species of siderite was used for the image appearing on page 1327 of the Valgrisi edition. Siderite refers to any plant of the genus sideritus, or ironwort. See previous lot.


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