Magnolia Small Boxed Cards
10 blank notecards with envelopes in an acetate-topped box
Printed on recycled paper
Published with The British Library
Box size: 4 x 5.625 x .875 in.
Card size: 3.5 x 5 in.
Mark Catesby (English, 1683–1749)
Magnolia altissima, 1767
From Hortus Europæ Americanus
Naturalist Mark Catesby greatly admired the fragrant white blossoms of the “Laurel-tree of Carolina,” a “magnificent evergreen.” His admiration is evident in this striking botanical print.