Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1729 Batty Langley (1696–1751) PEARS - Large Folio - Pomona, Fruit, Botany, Agriculture
Very scarce example in original hand colour from Batty’s great Pomona of 1729.
Batty Langley (baptised 14 September 1696 – 3 March 1751) was an English garden designer, and prolific writer who produced a number of engraved designs for "Gothick" structures, summerhouses and garden seats in the years before the mid-18th century.
39 × 24.7 cm
Printed on beautiful butter-cream toned watermarked paper with vibrant original hand colour. Very rarely found on such fine paper and exquisite hand colour.