Artist: Blackwell, Elisabeth
Title or Name: Iris Nostras Hartensis
Plate Number: 69
Publication: A Curious Herbal, Herbarium Nurenberianum Edition
Date Published: 1757, Germany
Medium: Copperplate Engraving with original hand coloring
Paper Laid, Watermarked
Condition of Artwork: 1/2″ long worm hole in upper right corner of image, otherwise Excellent
Matting: Hand decorated, double matted and mounted with acid free materials
Frame: 19th Century
Condition of Frame: Slight gesso loss, early overpaint, otherwise Good
Frame Size: 25-1/2″ x 21-1/4″ Matted Size: 19-1/2″ x 15-1/2″
Window Size: 12-1/2″ x 8-1/4″
Includes: Brief Artist Biography
Works from this publication are quite rare and feature original hand coloring
ID #: F 2523
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