Antique Print-WALRUSES-HARPOON-ARCTIC-Schleiden-1867

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Antique print, titled: 'Wallrosse.' - Walruses. Several men in a rowing boat tru to harpoon walruses and their young.
Condition: Excellent, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Chromolithograph on wove paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 26 x 17 cm. The image size is ca. 19 x 12.6 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 10.2 x 6.7 inch. The image size is ca. 7.5 x 5 inch.
Part Number: 52565
Location: C303-04
Description: "Das Meer" by Matthias Jakob Schleiden. Berlin: A. Sacco, 1867.

Artists and Engravers: Author: Matthias Jakob Schleiden (1804-1881) was a German botanist and co-founder of the cell theory, along with Theodor Schwann and Rudolf Virchow. Schleiden was one of the first German biologists to accept Charles Darwin's theory of evolution.