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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2017.2.5
Object Name Print
Description "Orobanche," hand-colored copperplate engraving from Hortus Eystettensis (The Garden of Eichstätt), by Basilius Besler, engraved by Wolfgang Kilian et al. Nuremberg, 1613; second edition, 1640.
Title Orobanche, from Hortus Eystettensis
Date 1613-1640
Role of Creator Illustrator
Creator Besler, Basilius
Role of Creator 2 Engraver
Creator 2 Kilian, Wolfgang
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-20 W-16 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving
Subjects Illustration, Botanical