|Dimensions||Image 166 x 105 mm, Sheet 168 x 107 mm|
Illustration to John Parkinson's Paradisus Terrestris (1629).
Latin text on verso.
John Parkinson (1567–1650) was a British herbalist and botanist. He was apothecary to James I, and was was later Royal Botanist to Charles I. Parkinson was also a founding member of the Worshipful Society of Apothecaries.
Condition: Trimmed to image, and thinning of paper in oval right of sitter's head. Tape residue on verso.