This high quality print is based on a chromolithographic illustration entitled Musa ensete, lithographed by François Frédéric Grobon (1815-1901/1902) for Auguste Bry of Paris, after an original by P. Lambotte (fl. 1860s-1870s). From Les Promenades de Paris, by Jean Charles Adolphe Alphand (1817-1891), published in Paris between 1867 and 1873. The work contains illustrations of a variety of aspects of the French capital, including views of historic Parisian gardens and portraits of some of the plants cultivated in them. [Plate 32].