Illustrations & Artwork

The collections of botanical illustrations and artworks represent the work of professional artists as well as talented amateurs. These materials were created for publication, personal edification, or for educational purposes. 

This list does not reflect the entirety of illustrated works in the collection of the Botany Libraries.  Those materials are discoverable through HOLLIS.

Original Artwork and Mauscripts

Allen, Lizzie C.  Watercolors.
Ames, Oakes.  Orchid Illustrations.
Ames, Blanche.  Orchid Illustrations.
Agate, Alfred.  Wilkes Expedition Illustrations.
Blackford, Eliza B.  Cryptogams and Flowering Plant Watercolors.
Bridgham, Joseph.   Icones Farlowiana Illustrations.
China Trade Illustrations
Delano, Frederic.   Delano Collection of China Trade Illustrations.
Demange, Victor.  Champignons du Tonkin.
Dillon, Gordon, W.  Orchid Illustrations.
Drayton, Joseph.  Wilkes Expedition Illustrations.
Faxon, Charles.  Original Watercolors.
Haynes, Caroline Coventry.  Cryptogamic Plates.
Heim, Roger.  Mushroom Watercolors.
Krieger, L.C.C.   Icones Farlowiana Illustrations.
MacFarlane, J.L.  Orchid Illustrations.
Murdoch, Caroline.   Wildflower Illustrations.
Nuttall, Thomas.  Drawings created for Thomas Nuttall
Pith Paintings.
Potato Illustrations.
Riocreux,  Alfred.  Drawings of Flowering Plants.
Robinson, Mary.   Seaweed Prints.
Shaw, Elsie Louise. Wildflower Illustrations of Eastern North America.
Smith, E.W.  Orchid Illustrations.
Stephani, Franz.  Tracings of the Stephani Drawings of Hepaticae.
Storer, Charles.  Orchid Illustrations.
Thaxter, Roland.   Cryptogamic Illustrations.
Wehdemann, C.H. Drawings of Plants Collected at Cape Town.

Nature Printing

1748
Seligmann, Johann Michael, 1720-1762.
Die Nahrungs-Gefäse in den Blättern der Bäume
Nürnberg : Gedruckt bey Johann Joseph Fleischmann, 1748.

1757
Hecker, Johann Julius, 1707-1768.
Flora Berolinensis : das ist, Abdruck der Kräuter und Blumen nach der besten Abzeichnung der Natur
Berlin : Die Schule, 1757-1758.

1758
Kniphof, Johann Hieronymus, 1704-1763.
Botanica in Originali, seu Herbarium Vivum
Halae Magdeburgicae : apud Joannis Godofredi Trampe, 1758-1764.

1760
Ludwig, Christian Gottlieb, 1709-1773.
Ectypa Vegetabilium : Usibus MediciPraecipue destinatorum...
Berfertiget von Johann Gottfried Trampe, 1760-[1764]

1799
Martius, Ernst Wilhelm, 1756-1849.
Abdrücke Lebendiger Kräuter.
Erlang, 1799.

1787
Hoppe, David Heinrich, 1760-1846.
Ectypa Plantarum Ratisbonensium
Regensburg : Johann Mayr ... 1787-1793.

1853
Heufler, Ludwig, Freiherr von, 1817-1885.
Specimen Florae Cryptogamae Vallis Arpasch Carpatae Transilvani
Viennae Austriae : Typis Caes. Reg. Aulae et Imperii Typographiae, 1853.

1854
Perini, Carlo.
Flora dell’Italia Setentrionale e del Tirolo Meridionale
Trento : Tipografia Perini, [1854-1865].

1855
Frauenfeld, Georg, Ritter von, 1807-1873.
Die Algen der Dalmatischen Küste
Wien : Druck und Verlag der Kaiserl, 1855.

1857
Ettingshausen, Constantin, freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Über die Nervation der Blätter bei den Celastrineen
Wien : Staatsdruckerei, 1857.

1857
Moore, Thomas, 1821-1887.
The Ferns of Great Britain and Ireland
London : Bradbury and Evans, 1857.

1859
Johnstone, William Grosart.
The Nature-Printed British Sea-Weeds
London, Bradbury and Evans, 1859-1860.

1865
Ettingshausen, Constantin, Freiherr von, 1826-1897.
Die Farnkräuter der Jetztwelt
Wien : Verlag von Carl Gerold’s Sohn, 1865.

1867
Cusin, Louis Antoine, 1824-1901.
Herbier de la Flore Française
Lyon : [Nigon], 1867-1876.

1899
Coulson, John G., 1893-1974.
Impressions of Seedlings
[S.l.], 1899.

Teaching Posters

Auslandische Kulturpflanzen in Farbigen Wandtafeln
Cryptogamic Teaching Charts
Economic Botany Relationship Trees drawn by Blanche Ames.
Engleder Botanical Charts
Hartinger Wallcharts: Tafel XIII, Tafel IX
Leopold Kny Wallcharts
Pokorny Wallcharts
S. Schlitzberger Wallcharts