Beautiful Botanicals

I love vintage botanical prints, and so was so pleased to discover the Angus Botanical Prints Collection in the Special Collections of the University of Hawai'i-Manoa Library. Just beautiful!

Heliconia psittacorum.  [ca. 1799]. 1 print : engraving, hand col. ; 28 x 22 cm. Published in Andrews, The Botanist's Repository (London: ca. 1799), vol. 2, pl. 124. Botanical illustration of a member of the heliconia (Heliconiaceae) family, commonly known as heliconia. 

Heliconia psittacorum. 

[ca. 1799]. 1 print : engraving, hand col. ; 28 x 22 cm. Published in Andrews, The Botanist's Repository (London: ca. 1799), vol. 2, pl. 124. Botanical illustration of a member of the heliconia (Heliconiaceae) family, commonly known as heliconia.