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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2017.2.4
Object Name Print
Description "Guaiacana," hand-colored copperplate engraving, Plate 13 from Hortus Eystettensis (The Garden of Eichstätt), by Basilius Besler, engraved by Wolfgang Kilian et al. Nuremberg, second edition, 1640.
Title Guaiacana, Plate 13 from Hortus Eystettensis, second edition
Date 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
Date Plum