|Artist||Blackwell, Elizabeth (1707-1758)|
|Collection||Scientific Prints - Botany|
|Caption||V1, plate 144, Saffron (Crocus), Blackwell|
|Title||A curious herbal : containing five hundred cuts, of the most useful plants, which are now used in the practice of physick : engraved on folio copper plates, after drawings taken from the life|
Volume 1, plate 144, Saffron (Crocus). From the first publication attempting to provide comprehensive access to New World medicinal plants. Blackwell made the engravings and did the hand-coloring herself.