Georg Dionysius Ehret
Album of Drawings of Flowers and Fruits
Mostly gouache over pencil on vellum.
Approximately 18 1/2 x 12 7/8 inches (470 x 327 mm)
Gift of Mr. Junius S. Morgan and Mr. Henry S. Morgan.
Most signed and dated, and inscribed with Linnean description.
Beckford Library, Hamilton Palace; sale, London, Sotheby's, 12 July 1882, lot 2776 (as containing 20 drawings); Sotheran; Mrs. J.P. Morgan; by descent to her sons, Junius S. and Henry S. Morgan.
Album interleaved with sheets bearing watermarks, "Whatman 1824" and "Whatman 1825".