Wooden Botanical Wall Hanging T.3 from Fragmenta Botanica
With an antiqued appearance, this botanical illustration from Fragmenta Botanica is printed onto a thin sheet of wood. Brass colored metal corner caps and a double-strand hanging wire add to the aged look. Measures 17 1/2 inches high by 11 3/4 inches wide.
Fragmenta Botanica by Nicolaus Joseph von Jacquin was published in 6 parts between 1800 to 1809. Filled with an extensive catalog of detailed botanical illustrations, it is a treasure trove of knowledge and beauty. This small section of T3 highlights #4 Graphalium squarrosum and #5 Hortenjia opuloides.