Original colour chromolithographs. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 16 x 24.5 cm. The image size is ca. 13 x 21 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 6.3 x 9.6 inch. The image size is ca. 5.1 x 8.3 inch.
Plate: Strandpflanzen. (Beach plants). This plate shows different types of plants on the beaches of the North and Baltic Seas (up), and on the beach of the Mediterranean (below). This attractive original 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, given age. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINTS-BEACH-PLANTS-MEDITERRANEAN-MEYERS