Original chromolithograph on wove paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 31.1 x 24.9 cm. The image size is ca. 27.1 x 21.6 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 12.1 x 9.8 inch. The image size is ca. 10.6 x 8.7 inch.
Plate: Algen I (Algae). This plate shows various species of Algae. This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from a famous German encyclopedia: ‘Meyers grosses Konversations-Lexikon.’ ca. 1900 edition, published in Leipzig and Vienna. Meyers Konversations-Lexikon was a major German encyclopedia that existed in various editions from 1839 until 1984, when it merged with the Brockhaus encyclopedia.Artists and Engravers: The original founder and publisher who initiated this famous encyclopedia was Joseph Meyer (1796-1856, Hildburghausen, Germany).
Condition: Very good. Offsetting from the opposite page. General age related toning and occasional light soiling as visible on the scan. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ALGAE-PLANT-CORAL-SEA-SEAWEED-PLATE I-BROCKHAUS