Chromolithograph on a wove (vellin) type paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 16.4 x 25.2 cm. The image size is ca. 13.5 x 22.3 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 6.5 x 9.9 inch. The image size is ca. 5.3 x 8.8 inch.
Plate: Bakterien. (Bacteria). This plate shows several kind of Bacteria, (Streptococcus pyogenes, Bacillus anthracis, Typhoid fever). 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: Excellent, given age. Remains of paper from previous attachment on rear. General age-related toning or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINTS-BACTERIA-BACILLUS ANTHRACIS-MEYERS