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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 572

    A SET OF TWELVE HAND-COLOURED ENGRAVINGS OF FRUIT FROM 'POMOLOGIA'

    JOHANN HERMANN KNOOP (1700-1769), LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF TWELVE HAND-COLOURED ENGRAVINGS OF FRUIT FROM 'POMOLOGIA'
    JOHANN HERMANN KNOOP (1700-1769), LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each in later white painted frame
    15¼ x 12 5/8 in. (38.7 x 32.4 cm.) overall (12)


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    Knoop's Pomologia originally appeared in Dutch in 1758, the author occupying the post of court gardener in Marienberg.

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