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Poisonous and Toxic Plants, Victorian Botanical Illustration

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Poisonous and Toxic Plants, Victorian Botanical Illustration

Very Rare, Beautifully Illustrated Antique Engraved Victorian Botanical Illustration of Wildflowers, Poisonous and Toxic Plants: Plate 24, from The Book of Practical Botany in Word and Image (Lehrbuch der praktischen Pflanzenkunde in Wort und Bild), Published in 1886. Copyright has expired on this artwork. Digitally restored

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Annual Buttercup Design Element Diagram Hand Colored Hellebore Herb Herbal Medicine Image Created 1880 1889 Isolated Isolated On White Marsh Marigold Perennial Petal Plant Bulb Poisonous Ranunculus Root Scented Stem Toxic Substance Vibrant Color Wildflower Image Created 19th Century Multi Colored Victorian Style


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This exquisitely detailed and rare Victorian botanical illustration captures the essence of nature's beauty and danger. Plate 24 from "The Book of Practical Botany in Word and Image" transports us back to the 19th century, where vibrant colors burst against a pristine white background. In this print, we are introduced to a mesmerizing array of perennial and annual wildflowers, each possessing their own unique allure. The delicate petals of the ranunculus gleam with an intoxicating charm, while the hellebore emanates an air of mystery with its poisonous nature. Buttercups add a touch of whimsy to this enchanting composition. Expertly engraved by skilled hands, this antique image showcases the meticulous artistry that was prevalent during the Victorian era. Every stem, leaf, and root is flawlessly depicted, making it not only visually stunning but also scientifically informative. As we delve into this historical piece, we uncover more than just a visual feast for our eyes; it serves as a testament to humanity's fascination with botany throughout history. This hand-colored illustration offers insight into herbal medicine practices at that time while serving as a valuable educational tool. Digitally restored to its former glory by bauhaus1000, this print allows us to appreciate both the aesthetic appeal and scientific significance of these toxic plants. It stands as a reminder that even within nature's most beautiful creations lies hidden danger—a true testament to the complexity and duality found in our natural world.

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