Butea frondosa (monosperma)

Butea-frondosa-monosperma-botanical-illustration-vintage-antique-print

Butea-frondosa-monosperma-botanical-illustration-vintage-antique-print

 

Vintage botanical illustration of a ‘flame of the forest’ tree (Burea frondosa/monosperma), also known as bastard teak.
The original drawing was made by Madame Berthe Hoola van Nooten for a 19th century book portraying exotic tropical flowers, fruits and plants from the island of Java. Digitally restored and cleaned.

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