Antique Print-MATHEMATICS-HERBACEOUS FLOWERING PLANT-Buys-1770
Subject: Rare original print, plate CCXLIX, captioned: '1. Subtangent (mathematics). 2. Tagetes (herbaceous flowering plants). 3. Tangens (mathematics). ' Illustration sheet from a Dutch encyclopedia/dictionary.
Condition: Very good. Occasionally browned from age. Irregular paper edges as bound. Small holes and irregularity from binding on right edge of paper, backed by contemporary paper and consolidated with acid free tape. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Copperplate engraving and etching on hand laid (verge) paper. Watermark not visible in every sheet.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 14.3 x 22.1 cm. The image size is ca. 10.3 x 16.9 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 4.9 x 8.5 inch. The image size is ca. 4.1 x 6.7 inch.
Part Number: 47045