Chromolithograph on a wove (vellin) type paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 30.7 x 24.1 cm. The image size is ca. 26 x 20.9 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 12.1 x 9.6 inch. The image size is ca. 10.4 x 8.5 inch.
Plate: Insektenfressende Pflanzen. It shows several species of carnivorous/insect eating plants. 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, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINTS-INSECT EATING-CARNIVOROUS-PLANT-MEYERS