Antique Print-RADIOLARIA-RADIOLARIANS-Brehm-1890

Price: € 22,50

Subject: Plate: 'Radiolarien.' (Radiolarians.)
Condition: Very good. Some general age-related toning, top and left edge minimally browned. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Wood engraving on a vellin type paper
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 17.5 x 25 cm. The image size is ca. 13 x 20 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 6.9 x 9.8 inch. The image size is ca. 5.1 x 7.9 inch.
Part Number: 18539
Location: C109-42
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Brehms Tierleben' (English title: Brehm's Life of Animals), the reference book, first published in the 1864, which established the worldwide fame of its author, Alfred Edmund Brehm. This plate is from a 1892 or 1900 edition.

Artists and Engravers: The author Alfred Edmund Brehm (1829-1884), was a German zoologist, natural history illustrator and writer, the son of Christian Ludwig Brehm. Through the book titled 'Brehms Tierleben', his name became a synonym for popular zoological literature. Engraving by or after W. Kuhnert.