Polypus Rupestris (Ecosse). Album Jacquard. Augustin Balleydier.

Polypus Rupestris (Ecosse). Album Jacquard.

Balleydier, Augustin.
Album Jacquard... Plantes Marines.
Paris, 1856.
This plate: 89. Polypus Rupestris (Ecosse). [Seaweed.]
Original lithograph printed in color after nature printing. Done as a 12-year project to serve as a source for the Jacquard weaving factory. They were also used in designs for other manufactured products displayed at the Universal Exposition under the patronage of the Emperor and the Empress at the time.
Sheet size: 14 x 10 3/4 in.

Item nr. 163234
Price: $285.00 save 50% $142.50

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