19th c. German Scientific School Wall Chart of Protozoa c.1877-1892
Rare antique wall chart from a series produced by celebrated German zoologists Rudolf Leuckart (the "father of parisitology".) Manufactured between 1877 and 1892 and used worldwide as teaching aids at universities and schools. Linen backed lithograph with fabric border and fixed to painted wooden dowels.
CREATOR Rudolf Leuckart. They were published by Th. G. Fischer & Co and printed by Hermann Richter & Co in Leipzig.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1877-1892.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Linen Backed, Paper, String, Wood.
CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Some creasing and stiffness, some tanning at the bottom but overall very good condition considering its age and use, with beautiful illustrations.
- DIMENSIONS H 55 in. W 42 in. D .5 in.