Original colour chromo-lithographs. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 30.4 x 24.2 cm. The image size is ca. 25.9 x 21.7 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 12 x 9.5 inch. The image size is ca. 10.2 x 8.5 inch.
Plate: Alpenpflanzen (Alpine plants). This plate shows 24 different alpine plants, including the Edelweiss, Gentiana, Pine etc. 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 enxyclopedia was Joseph Meyer (1796-1856, Hildburghausen, Germany).
Condition: Excellent, given age. Middle fold, as issued. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-ALPINE-PLANT-EDELWEISS-GENTIANA-PINE-MEYERS