Collection: MacFarlane Orchids

"Sertum Orchidaceum"

The finest watercolors of orchids
ever to come on the market

We present a captivating series of mid-nineteenth century English watercolor masterpieces by James Laird MacFarlane, 1836-1913, the greatest of all Orchid artists. "Sertum Orchidaceum" showcases the exquisite beauty of orchids and flowering plants. These watercolors represent an incredibly rare opportunity for collectors. 

We offer these watercolors unframed:

  • Sheet size: 18-3/4” x 27-3/4”

Bespoke framing is available along with three suggested framing styles shown within each listing.  

  • Approximate framed size: 22-1/4 x 31-1/4”


Henry Rogers Broughton, 2nd Baron Fairhaven 

The greatest of all natural history watercolor collectors