6 French seaweed specimens each contained within a gold cartouche and titled with its genus.
Dating from 1866, these seaweeds are exsquisitely presented within a gold cartouche adorned with grapes and vines and surmounted by a bird. They are from an extremely rare and important publication in French botanical history Les Plantes de la Mer by F Stenfort
Each measure c.30 x 23.5cm (framed)
Set covers c. 65 x 80 cm (with 5cm gap between pictures)
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