14 Thomas Meehan Chromolithographs - Lot of 20 US Native Flowers - United States - 1878

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14 Thomas Meehan Chromolithographs - Lot of 20 US Native Flowers - United States - 1878
Litografia - Não assinado, Placa assinada - 1878

Thomas Meehan (1826 - 1901) was a British-born nurseryman, botanist and author. He worked as gardener at Kew Gardens, then moved to Germantown in Philadelphia.

He was the founder of Meehan’s Monthly and editor of Gardener’s Monthly. He was also Professor of Vegetable Physiology to the Pennsylvania State Board of Agriculture.

He is best known for his work attempting to illustrate the entire flora of the USA. His prints were based on water colors by Alois Lunzer, an excellent Austrian botanical painter who emigrated to Philadelphia.

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14 Thomas Meehan Chromolithographs
Título da obra de arte
Lot of 20 US Native Flowers - United States - 1878
Ano
1878
Técnica
Litografia
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Não assinado, Placa assinada
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Em muito bom estado
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Não
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