Antique Herbal Prints - Culpeper's Complete Herbal

Antique Prints
from Culpeper's Complete Herbal

(England, 1830s)
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Background:

First published in 1652, Nicholas Culpeper's (1616-1654) Complete Herbal was a very popular guide on the use of herbs in treating illnesses for the general public.   The hand-colored plates shown here accompanied the narrative.  Culpeper is regarded as one of the leading "astrological herbalists" of his time.   Later editions, in which these plates appeared, were revised by another leading English  "astrological herbalist", Ebenezer Sibly.

 

Price per print: Print Only:  $75
Matting Charge:  $30
Framing & Matting Charge:  $150
Dimensions: Print Only:  7 x 10 inches
Matted:  13 x 16 inches
Type of print: Original hand-colored engraving
Year: 1830s

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Herbal Print - Basil (No. 10870003)
Plate 3
Basil, Celandine, Barley
SOLD
Herbal Print - Balm (No. 10870004)
Plate 4
Balm, French Bean, Bay Tree
Herbal Print - Daffodill (No. 10870007)
Plate 7
Daisy, Daffodil, Dandelion
SOLD
Herbal Print - Daffodill (No. 10870008)
Plate 8
Dill. Daffodil, Endive
SOLD

Herbal Print - Cactus (No. 10870009)
Plate 9
Cactus, Iris, Fig Tree
SOLD
Herbal Print - Foxglove (No. 10870010)
Plate 10
Fennel, Foxglove, Flower de Luce
SOLD
Herbal Print - Gilliflower (No. 10870011)
Plate 11
Flax, Gillyflower, Germander
Herbal Print - Oak (No. 10870012)
Plate 12
Gall Oak, Gentian, Hearts Ease

Herbal Print - Hemp (No. 10870013)
Plate 13
Herb Robert, St. John's Wort, Hemp
Herbal Print - Lilly of the Valley (No. 10870014)
Plate 14
Lavender, Lilly of the Valley, Water Lilly
Herbal Print - Liquorice (No. 10870015)
Plate 15
Love Apple, Liquorice, Lilly
Herbal Print - Mushroom (No. 10870016)
Plate 16
Mushroom, Marjoram, Deadly Nightshade
SOLD

Herbal Print - Mint (No. 10870017)
Plate 17
Mint, Marigold, Maple
Herbal Print - Nutmeg (No. 10870018)
Plate 18
Nutmeg, Night Shade, Mulberry
SOLD
Herbal Print - Thyme (No. 10870019)
Plate 19
Mallow, Thyme, Nightshade
SOLD
Herbal Print - Oak (No. 10870020)
Plate 20
Oak, Oats, Pimpernel

Herbal Print - Pomegranate (No. 10870021)
Plate 21
Periwinkle, Peony, Pomegranate
SOLD
Herbal Print - Primrose (No. 10870022)
Plate 22
Pellitory of Spain, Primrose, Pear Tree
Herbal Print - Poppy (No. 10870023)
Plate 23
Poppy, Black Pepper, Quince Tree
Herbal Print - Radish (No. 10870024)
Plate 24
Radish, Rhubarb, Rocket
SOLD

Herbal Print - Tobacco (No. 10870025)
Plate 25
Sun Dew, Tobacco, Scabious
SOLD
Herbal Print - Sorrel (No. 10870026)
Plate 26
Self Heal, Sorrel, Savory
SOLD
Herbal Print - Saffron (No. 10870027)
Plate 27
Saffron, Solomon's Seal, Sorrel
SOLD
Herbal Print - Thistle (No. 10870028)
Plate 28
Thistle, Trefoil, Star Wort

Herbal Print - Violets (No. 10870029)
Plate 29
Vervain, Valerian, Violets
SOLD
Herbal Print - Geranium (No. 10870032)
Plate 32
Reed, Cranesbill (Geranium), Golden Rod
Herbal Print - Walnut (No. 10870033)
Plate 33
Violet, Cornel Tree, Walnut Tree
Herbal Print - Wallflower (No. 10870034)
Plate 34
Willow, Wallflower, Woodbine

Herbal Print - Thyme (No. 10870035)
Plate 35
Wolfbane, Thyme, Yarrow
SOLD
Herbal Print - Lemon (No. 10870036)
Plate 36
Thistle, Pansy, Lemon
Herbal Print - Willow (No. 10870037)
Plate 37
Wheat, Willow, Mimosa
Herbal Print - Cherry (No. 10870040)
Plate 40
Cherry, Gooseberry, Strawberry