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Antique Bertuch Tongue, Anatomy Print - original vintage engraving plate dated 1808

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This is an original hand coloured engraving from Bertuch's 'Bilderbuch für kinder'. Dated 1808, making it over 200 years old. Friedrich Justin Bertuch started work on Bilderbuch in 1790. Issued in 12 volumes it contained short articles written for children. Bertuch's emphasis was for the illustrations to be beautiful, accurate and correct, selected and engraved from the best originals. The encyclopedia was illustrated with vivid and detailed copper plate engravings, scientifically accurate in their composition. It was published in German, French, Latin and Hungarian. It was to become the first encyclopedia about nature and earth.

The condition of the print is excellent for it's 200 years. The hand colouring is vibrant. The paper is thick and cream in colour. The print measures approximately 8" x 10" (21cm x 26cm).

This is an ORIGINAL antique print. A copy of the title page is included in the listing. This comes with a page of descriptive text.

All prints are sent Recorded (Signed For) Priority Airmail. They are packaged within sturdy foam boards.

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This is an original hand coloured engraving from Bertuch's 'Bilderbuch für kinder'. Dated 1808, making it over 200 years old. Friedrich Justin Bertuch started work on Bilderbuch in 1790. Issued in 12 volumes it contained short articles written for children. Bertuch's emphasis was for the illustrations to be beautiful, accurate and correct, selected and engraved from the best originals. The encyclopedia was illustrated with vivid and detailed copper plate engravings, scientifically accurate in their composition. It was published in German, French, Latin and Hungarian. It was to become the first encyclopedia about nature and earth.

The condition of the print is excellent for it's 200 years. The hand colouring is vibrant. The paper is thick and cream in colour. The print measures approximately 8" x 10" (21cm x 26cm).

This is an ORIGINAL antique print. A copy of the title page is included in the listing. This comes with a page of descriptive text.

All prints are sent Recorded (Signed For) Priority Airmail. They are packaged within sturdy foam boards.

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http://www.etsy.com/shop/SlinkysAntiquePrints

Reviews

5 out of 5 stars
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Reviewed by Lauren Heeren
5 out of 5 stars
Aug 26, 2017
Thank you. The print was just as pictured and in good shape. Very fast shipping to USA.
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Reviewed by mrbenroberts
5 out of 5 stars
Apr 4, 2017
Lovely print, carefully packaged and delivered in good time, thanks
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Shipping on multiple purchases; additional prints are shipped free of charge. You pay for the shipping charge on the first print only (if shipping charges vary on prints purchased you pay the shipping charge of the highest value).

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Additional policies

Packaging; All prints are packaged within sturdy foam boards.

Lost packages; If you have not received your purchase within 30 days of shipping then please contact me. I will send a replacement where possible or give a full refund.

Antique Bertuch Tongue, Anatomy Print - original vintage engraving plate dated 1808

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  • Materials: paper, ink, colour, color
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