Aesculapius, Flora, Ceres and Cupid Honouring the Bust of Linnaeus, plate 17 from 'The Temple of Flora' by Robert Thornton, published 1800
English School, (19th century). Medium: coloured engraving. Date: 1800. Part of 'New Illustration of the Sexual System of Craolus von Linnaeus' (1707-78); father of modern systematic botany; Provenance: Private Collection.