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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2017.6.1
Object Name Print
Description "Meliotus Germanica Flore Luteo," hand-colored copperplate engraving from Hortus Eystettensis (The Garden of Eichstätt), by Basilius Besler, engraved by Wolfgang Kilian et al. Nuremberg, first edition, 1613, second edition, 1640.
Title Meliotus Germanica Flore Luteo, 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 Museum purchase
Subjects Illustration, Botanical