Rose bay from Pontus

Magasin för Blomster-Älskare och Idkare av Trädgårds-Skötsel, (Stockholm, 1803)
Author: PFEIFFER, August (1777-1842) Artist: N/A

Pfeiffer’s “Magazine for Lovers of Flowers” is the first and only flower book in Sweden with hand-coloured plates presenting cultivated decorative flowers and fruit. It is a beautifully hand-coloured flower-book with most of the plates drawn and engraved by Pfeiffer, who also coloured the plates himself.

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