Original colour chromo-lithographs. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 30.5 x 24.3 cm. The image size is ca. 25.4 x 20.4 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 12 x 9.6 inch. The image size is ca. 10.1 x 8 inch.
Plate: Orientalische Fauna (Oriental Fauna, Asia). This plate shows different kinds of oriental animals, including an Elephant, Snake and a Tiger This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from a famous German encyclopedia: ‘Meyers grosses Konversations-Lexikon.’ ca. 1897 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. Original middle fold, as issued. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINTS-FAUNA-TIGER-ELEPHANT-MONKEY-CROCODILE-SNAKE-ASIA-MEYERS