1887 Wood Engravings Art Botanical Agave Mitis Plant Garden Flower Nature IDG1


"Agave Celsiana" and "Agave Densiflora"

This is an original 1887 set of two black and white wood engravings of the Agave mitis plant species that is native to Mexico.

Please see both images.

Please note the dimensions of these images.


This 126+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate foxing and aging. Light wrinkling. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine ++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3.25 x 5 inches; 8 x 13 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is proud to present a collection of antique chromolithographs and wood engravings from 1887 of flora and fauna from around the world, including many species of orchids, roses, ferns, trees, and cacti that were of special interest to Victorian era gardeners, horticulturists, and botanists. To continue browsing this collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph.