Caladium bicolor

Caladium-bicolor-botanical-illustration-vintage-antique-print

Caladium-bicolor-botanical-illustration-vintage-antique-print

 

Vintage botanical illustration of an elephant ear (Caladium bicolor), also know as ‘angel wings’ and ‘heart of Jesus’.
The original illustration 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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