Stock Photo: Sacred Egyptian bean, Nelumbo nucifera. Painted by Peter Henderson, engraved by Quilley. Handcoloured stipple copperplate engraving from Dr. Robert Thornton's "Temple of Flora," Lottery edition, London, 1812. The illustrations were a mix of aquatint, mezzotint and stipple engravings finished by hand.
Stock Photo: 4409-163663 Sacred Egyptian bean, Nelumbo nucifera. Painted by Peter Henderson, engraved by Quilley. Handcoloured stipple copperplate engraving from Dr. Robert Thornton's "Temple of Flora," Lottery edition, London, 1812. The illustrations were a mix of aquatint, mezzotint and stipple engravings finished by hand.