Theaceae - Camellia japonica Augustina superba. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor). Theaceae
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Flowering shrubs and trees. The best known is Camellia sinensis, with leaves for the making of tea. Others are grown widely for their beautiful flowers and handsome foliage.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Madame Rudolphe Abel
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], Verschaffelt, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 165 x 247 mm). Corners lightly stained. Text missing.
€ 35
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Madame Rudolphe Abel From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Prince Albert
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 138. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 170 x 257 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 70
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Prince Albert. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Alcinia rosea
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 131. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 256 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica x alcinia rosea. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Alexina
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate 118. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 163 x 250 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 85
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Alexina From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica var. americana
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 140. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 168 x 257 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica x americana. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Armida rosea
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1848, volume 4, plate 189. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 168 x 257 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Armida rosea. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Vessillo dell’Arno
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], J. Linden, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 173 x 263 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Vessillo dell’Arno From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Archiduchesse Augusta
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1849, volume 5, plate 483-486. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 252 x 325 mm with fold). Text enclosed.
€ 130
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Archiduchesse Augusta From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Augustina superba
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 129. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 258 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Augustina superba. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae Camellia japonica Princesse Baciocchi
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate 120. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 165 x 250 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Theaceae Camellia japonica Princesse Baciocchi From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Luisa Bartolini
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], J. Linden, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 170 x 258 mm). Text missing.
€ 50
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Luisa Bartolini From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Luisa Bartolini
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], J. Linden, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 174 x 258 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Luisa Bartolini From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Guiseppe Biasi
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], Verschaffelt, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 172 x 247 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Guiseppe Biasi From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Bicolore de la reine
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1861, volume 14, plate 1400. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 163 x 247 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 30
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Bicolore de la reine From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Ant. Borzone - Camellia planipetala
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1865-1867, volume 16, plate 1635. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 168 x 254 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Ant. Borzone - Camellia planipetala From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Angelo Botti
From: Revue de l’horticulture belge et étrangère by Frédéric Burvenich, Oswald de Kerchove de Denterchem, Édouard Pynaert, Émile Rodigas, August van Geert & Hubert J. van Hulle (editors).
Gand [Gent], Bureaux de la Revue, 1879, volume 5, plate 6. Chromolithograph (sheet 160 x 247 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 50
Belgian monthly, published from 1875-1914, giving general information about horticulture, new introductions and varieties, exhibitions etc. Most colour-plates were drawn and lithographed by P. de Pannemaeker, one of the leading artists of this time when Gent became the horticultural centre of the continent.
* not in Nissen BBI.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Angelo Botti From: Revue de l’horticulture belge et étrangère by Frédéric Burvenich, Oswald de Kerchove de Denterchem, Édouard Pynaert, Émile Rodigas, August van Geert & Hubert J. van Hulle (editors).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Pietro Boutourlin
From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Gand [Gent], E. & S. Gyselynck, 1874, volume 21, plate 168. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 263 x 354 mm with fold) after F. de Pannemaeker. Text enclosed.
€ 160
One of the great Belgian horticultural periodicals, published over 43 years. From 1854-1868 edited by Charles Lemaire and published by Ambroise Verschaffelt. In 1869 the Verschaffelt Établissement was bought up by Jean Jules Linden and the editorship went to Éduard André and ended in 1896. The work is finely illustrated by the Belgian lithographers L. & P. Stroobant who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2343; Stafleu & Cowan II p. 834 & III p. 43.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Pietro Boutourlin From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Duc de Bretagne
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1847, volume 3, plate 157. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 257 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 70
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Duc de Bretagne. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Francesco Burlamachi
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], Verschaffelt, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 172 x 254 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Francesco Burlamachi From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Candor
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1849, volume 5, plate 501. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 162 x 253 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 60
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia candor From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Mme de Cannart d’Hamale
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], J. Linden, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 172 x 258 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Mme de Cannart d’Hamale From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Caprioli
From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Gand [Gent], E. & S. Gyselynck, 1873, volume 20, plate 145. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 173 x 265 mm) by L. Stroobant after F. de Pannemaeker. Text enclosed.
€ 50
One of the great Belgian horticultural periodicals, published over 43 years. From 1854-1868 edited by Charles Lemaire and published by Ambroise Verschaffelt. In 1869 the Verschaffelt Établissement was bought up by Jean Jules Linden and the editorship went to Éduard André and ended in 1896. The work is finely illustrated by the Belgian lithographers L. & P. Stroobant who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2343; Stafleu & Cowan II p. 834 & III p. 43.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Caprioli From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Chalmer's perfecta
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate 128. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 165 x 250 mm). Slightly browned. Text enclosed.
€ 60
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Chalmer's perfecta From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Angela Cocchi - Camellia tricolor
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1861, volume 14, plate 1456. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 163 x 246 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 60
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Angela Cocchi - Camellia tricolor From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Grand duc Constantin
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1848, volume 4, plate 208. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 256 mm). Slight offset. Text enclosed.
€ 70
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Grand duc Constantin. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica var. constantiniana
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1846, volume 2, plate 50. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 256 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica x constantiniana. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Corradino
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1862-1865, volume 15, plate 1569. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 170 x 253 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 55
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Corradino From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Cup of beauty
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1857, volume 12, plate 1278. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 163 x 247 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 40
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Cup of beauty From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Marchesa Davia
From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Gand [Gent], E. & S. Gyselynck, 1873, volume 20, plate 151. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 173 x 265 mm) by L. Stroobant after F. de Pannemaeker. Text enclosed.
€ 50
One of the great Belgian horticultural periodicals, published over 43 years. From 1854-1868 edited by Charles Lemaire and published by Ambroise Verschaffelt. In 1869 the Verschaffelt Établissement was bought up by Jean Jules Linden and the editorship went to Éduard André and ended in 1896. The work is finely illustrated by the Belgian lithographers L. & P. Stroobant who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2343; Stafleu & Cowan II p. 834 & III p. 43.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Marchesa Davia From: l'Illustration horticole. Revue mensuelle des serres et des jardins by Éduard André (editor) and published by Jean Jules Linden.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Auguste Delfosse
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., [ca. 1840]. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 155 x 247 mm). Text missing.
€ 60
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Auguste Delfosse From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Elvina Delli
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], J. Linden, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 177 x 259 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Elvina Delli From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Countess of Derby
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1861, volume 14, plate 1455. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 162 x 246 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 50
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Countess of Derby From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Countess of Ellesmere
From: The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine by Joseph Harrison (editor).
London, Whittaker, 1853, volume 23. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 133 x 215 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 60
Harrison was the gardener and nurseryman at Wortley Hall near Sheffield, and edited The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine of practical gardening. A total of 27 volumes were published between 1833 and 1854. At least one hand-coloured lithographic plate was issued with each monthly magazine.
* Pritzel 3789; Nissen BBI 2229n.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Countess of Ellesmere. From: The floricultural cabinet, and florists' magazine by Joseph Harrison (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Emiliana alba
From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Gand [Gent], Local de la Société (Casino), etc., 1848, volume 4, plate 197. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 169 x 256 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
Belgian horticultural journal, published from 1845-1849 by the Royal Agricultural and Botanical Society of Gent, organizer of the famous flower shows in Gent, Gentse Floraliën, since 1809. Started and edited by Charles Morren at the same time as the more successful competitor Flore des serres et des jardins de l’Europe of the nurseryman Louis van Houtte.
* Nissen BBI 2212; Great flower books p. 84.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Emiliana alba. From: Annales de la Société royale d’Agriculture et de Botanique de Gand, Journal d’horticulture by Charles Morren (editor).
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Archiduc Étienne (Versch.)
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], Verschaffelt, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 170 x 247 mm). Text missing.
€ 55
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Archiduc Étienne (Versch.) From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Grande duchessa d'Etruria
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate [116]. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 165 x 250 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 100
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.

Theaceae - Camellia japonica Grande duchessa d'Etruria From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Vessillo di Flora
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gand [Gent], Louis van Houtte, 1846, volume 2, plate 141. Hand-coloured lithograph (sheet 163 x 247 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 65
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Vessillo di Flora From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Virginia Franco
From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Gand [Gent], Verschaffelt, [ca. 1848-1860]. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 168 x 248 mm). Light wrinkle. Text missing.
€ 45
The Verschaffelts were a family of Belgian nurserymen specializing in camellias. They published the newly introduced species and hybrids in this very rare and monumental work from 1848-1860. It continues Lorenzo Berlèse’s work Iconographie du genre Camellia. The fine plates were drawn by Bernard Léon, L. Stroobant and son.
* Nissen BBI 2056; Great flower books p. 85; Stafleu & Cowan 16.057.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Virginia Franco From: Nouvelle iconographie des camellias, contenant les figures et la description des plus rares, des plus nouvelles et des plus belles variétés de ce genre by Alexandre & Ambroise Verschaffelt.
Theaceae - Camellia japonica Princess Frederick William
From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.
Gent, Louis van Houtte, 1857, volume 12, plate 1277. Chromolithograph finished by hand (sheet 163 x 247 mm). Text enclosed.
€ 45
The founder, publisher and part-editor of this lavish Belgian periodical was Louis van Houtte, the propietor of the largest nursery of its time on the continent. It appeared monthly for almost 40 years and was published by his own printing office in the middle of the gardens, the Horto van Houtteano. All the plants shown were for sale in his nursery and include many exotics. The work is notable for the craftmanship of the Belgian lithographers Severeyns, Stroobant and De Pannemaker, who had mastered the art of colour-printing from stone.
* Nissen BBI 2254; Great flower books p. 84; Stafleu & Cowan 15.921.
  Theaceae - Camellia japonica Princess Frederick William From: Flore des serres et des jardins de l'Europe by Charles Lemaire and others.