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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2017.2.1
Object Name Print
Description "Prunus Sylvestris," hand-colored copperplate engraving, Plate 494 from Herbarium Blackwellianum, Selectum sive Collectio Stirpium or Sammlung der Gewache by Christopher Jacob Trew, revised German edition, Nuremberg, 1757-1773. After Elizabeth Blackwell's A Curious Herbal, London, originally published 1737-1739.
Title Prunus Sylvestris, Pl. 494 from Herbarium Blackwellianum
Date 1757-1773
Role of Creator Copy After
Creator Blackwell, Elizabeth
Role of Creator 2 Publisher
Creator 2 Trew, Christopher Jacob
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-13.5 W-8.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving
Subjects Illustration, Botanical
Wild Plum