Condium tomatusum [Spongeweed] and Conferva [algae]. Album Jacquard. Augustin Balleydier.

Condium tomatusum [Spongeweed] and Conferva [algae]. Album Jacquard.

Balleydier, Augustin.
Album Jacquard... Plantes Marines.
This plate: 82. Seaweed, Condium tomatusum [Spongeweed] and Conferva [algae].
Paris, Susse Freres, 1856.
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: 10 3/4 x 14 in.

Item nr. 163498
Price: $285.00 save 50% $142.50

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