A Museum Quality Art Print of the Spotted Flowered Alstroemeria or the Peruvian Lily, as the flower is known today. The picture was originally published in the Botanical Magazine in the year 1791 and shows a single stalk with two large multi colored blooms at the top. The peruvian lily was described in the popular botanical journal thus, This plant is found in the wild on a mountain to the north of Lima Peru, where it is much valued by the natives on account of its beauty. Introduced into the Royal Garden at Kew by Mrs Kennedy and Lee in the year 1753. The lily flowers from June to October and although a perennial, it is generally raised from seeds and can also be increased by parting its roots, which resemble those of the asparagus.
At Fine Art Prints of Distinction we painstakingly repair the original files of these old paintings and print them using premium quality inks and paper. The end result is a beautiful, archival reproduction print that will last in your home for generations and at a low cost so anyone can now have great artworks hanging in their home or business. Brandywine General Store is proud to offer for sale a Premium Fine Art Print made from the painting entitled Spotted Flowered Alstroemeria or the Peruvian Lily from Curtis Botanical Magazine.
Inventory #46 - Antique Botanical Prints