Quinquina rouge

Phytographie médicale, ornée de figures coloriées de grandeur naturelle. Tome I- II, (Paris, 1821-25)
Author: ROQUES, Joseph (1771-1850) Artist: Edouard Hocquart

This work in two quarto volumes is describing medicinal, poisonous and narcotic plants, including mushrooms, poppies, and cannabis, and their remedies. The 180 beautiful engraved plates by Eduoard Hocquart are printed in colours and finished by hand.

Wunderkammer is a gallery of unique medical art from the Hagströmer Medico-Historical Library.