19th Century Hand-Colored Lithograph of a Black Pepper Plant by Nathaniel Wallich

Circa 1829-1832

Botanical print of a black pepper plant from "Plantae Asiaticae Rariores"; set within a silk mat and black painted and gilt frame, published by Engelmann Graf Coindet & Co., London Piper ribesioides, also known as Lao chili wood, mai sakhaan is a species of black pepper plant.

Plate: Height: 21 x Width: 14 inches; Framed: Height: 32.5 x Width: 24.5 inches.