Original chromolithograph on wove paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 30 x 24 cm. The image size is ca. 24.5 x 20 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 11.8 x 9.4 inch. The image size is ca. 9.6 x 7.9 inch.
Plate: Hunde I (Dogs). This plate shows 22 different kinds of dogs, including Sighthounds, St. Bernard, Newfoundland, 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: Very good, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. Margin edges faintly browned. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-DOGS-SIGHTHOUNDS-ST. BERNARD-MEYERS