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Thlaspi arvense, Baurenkresse
  • Christian Gottlieb Ludwig
    active: Germany
  • Thlaspi arvense, Baurenkresse, 1760
  • Tab. CLXXIII (Plate 173) from Ectypa Vegetabilium
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • relief print, ink, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 372 x 225 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 8 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Diane and Stephen Goddard in memory of Professor Jerry Stannard
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0045
Label Text

Single stem of leafy plant, dark green leaves, paler green flower stems. Relief print of inked and dried plant.