Botanical prints by Johanna Helena Herolt, daughter of Maria Sibylla Merian whose lovely butterflies we just looked at. On the cusp of the 17th to 18th century. Born in Frankfurt she later married, moved to Suriname and kept making art.

Flor Solis (Sonnenblume).
Flor Solis (Sonnenblume). In the public domain due to age. via http://bibliodyssey.blogspot.com/search?updated-max=2015-06-23T01:25:00%2B10:00&max-results=6
Vritilaria (Schachblume).
Vritilaria (Schachblume). In the public domain due to age. via http://skywalker-terraincognita.blogspot.com/2015/05/floreal-and-insect-art.html
Shaert en wilde Violen (Stiefmütterchen und wilde Veilchen).
Shaert en wilde Violen (Stiefmütterchen und wilde Veilchen). In the public domain due to age. via http://bibliodyssey.blogspot.com/search?updated-max=2015-06-23T01:25:00%2B10:00&max-results=6
Een Bloem Pot (Eine Blumenvase).
Een Bloem Pot (Eine Blumenvase). In the public domain due to age. via http://skywalker-terraincognita.blogspot.com/2015/05/floreal-and-insect-art.html

These lovely pieces are amongst 50 that you can look at here: http://kulturerbe.niedersachsen.de/viewer/suche/-/Johanna%20Helena%20Herolt/1/-/ Enjoy!

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