• Travel, Science & Natural Hist auction at Christies

    Sale 5809

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    15 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 290

    George Brookshaw (1751-1823)

    Royal Muscadine Grape; Dutillees Nectarine, Burgnon's Old Nectarine, Brugnon's Round Nectarine, Murray Nectarine, Newington Nectarine; Montauban Peach, Gross Minion, Royal George Old Peach; Cantaloupe Melon; Hautboy Strawberry, Chili-Strawberry (Pine Strawberry), Alpine Red Strawberry, Scarlet Flesh Strawberry; Calville White Apple, Red Calville, Norfolk Beefing, Norfolk Paradise; White Masculine, Red Masculine, Orange Apricot, Turkish Apricot; and Early May, Adam's Crown, Red-Heart Cherry, from 'Pomona Britannica'

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    George Brookshaw (1751-1823)
    Royal Muscadine Grape; Dutillees Nectarine, Burgnon's Old Nectarine, Brugnon's Round Nectarine, Murray Nectarine, Newington Nectarine; Montauban Peach, Gross Minion, Royal George Old Peach; Cantaloupe Melon; Hautboy Strawberry, Chili-Strawberry (Pine Strawberry), Alpine Red Strawberry, Scarlet Flesh Strawberry; Calville White Apple, Red Calville, Norfolk Beefing, Norfolk Paradise; White Masculine, Red Masculine, Orange Apricot, Turkish Apricot; and Early May, Adam's Crown, Red-Heart Cherry, from 'Pomona Britannica'
    aquatints printed in colour and finished by hand, published by G. Brookshaw, London
    S. 23¾ x 17in. (60.4 x 43.2cm.) and similar (8)


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