Marijuana Bakka plant man smoking it 1748 engraved print hand colored
Marijuana Bakka plant man smoking it 1748 engraved print hand colored Marijuana Bakka plant man smoking it 1748 engraved print hand colored Marijuana Bakka plant man smoking it 1748 engraved print hand colored
$ 75.00

Bakka Plante l'iree de Kolben etnommee Bangua par les Indiens.
Bukhu ou Spiree Plante l'iree de Kolben.


(Marijuana plant).

Issued 1748, Paris, likely by Didot for Prevost.

Mid-18th century engraved print, with lovely hand color. Beside the marijuana plant is a man seen smoking it from a pipe.

Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.

Sheet Measures c. 9 7/8"H x 7 3/8"W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 7"H x 5 3/8"W.

Cartographic Reference(s):
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.

[R20004].