This is a Small Selection of our Huge Inventory of Antique Cacti Prints.
002cac: 1855 US Railroad Survey, Cactus Views. Colored, steel engraving showing several views of Cactus from an 1855 US Railroad Survey, published in a US Government Report. 8x11 in. $50
004cac: 1880 Color Scene of Mexico. Colored lithograph view of Anahuac, Mexico, shows cacti in foreground and desert plain in background. Published circa 1880 as an illustration to a German book on scenery. 6 x10 in. $20
005cac: 1859 Plant Life on US and Mexican Border. Beautiful, hand-colored steel engraving from 1859 shows several views of cacti along US and Mexican border. Published as an illustration to a book in 1859. 8 x11 in. $60
007cac: 1859 Southwestern Cactus Flower. Engraved, color print published in a US Government report in 1859 shows a cactus flower found on the US-Mexican boundary. Attractive, color print shows various features of this unique cactus called cereus fendleri. 8x11 in. $60
1853 Hand colored lithograph showing the "Cereus Tweediei" Hook, Buenos Ayres, VI 559. By Horto Van Houtteano. Literature on the Cereus Tweediei is included.
9-1/2 x 6-1/2 in. $80
1832 Hand colored copper engraving published by J. Ridgway & Picadilly showing a thorny green cactus with several knobs growing out of it. Slight offsetting.
10 x 6 in. $40
1814 Hand colored copper engraving published by S. Gertius Walworth showing a small triplet of cacti growing as one.
9-1/4 x 6 in. $40
Horto Van Houtteano lithograph in sepia tone titled, "Le Cereus giganteu Engelm, Vu Dans Son Site Natal." Image shows very tall cacti which towers over the people below.
10 x 6-1/2 in. $60
1875 Hand colored lithograph by Horto Van Houtteano showing the "Mamillaria Senilis" Lodd, Mexique, Serre froide, seche. This cactus appears soft and fluffy but I wouldn't advise sitting on it! Literature on the Mamillaria Senilis is included.
9-1/2 x 6-1/2 in. $60
Hand colored lithograph by Horto Van Houtteano showing the "Victoria Regia (De'lailo analytiques)." Eight intricate views in assorted sections are displayed. Literature describing this variety of cacti is included.
12-1/2 x 9-1/2 in. $60
C.1880 Hand colored lithograph by Van Houtten showing the "Opuntia Rafinesquii which is an American cactus. Text page included with image.
9-1/2 x 7 in. $75
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