Cypripedium. The Cypripedium Calceolus, or Ladies Slipper; with its Variety. (B1-181)
Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, May 7, 1803, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: J. Pass sculpt.
Author: John Wilkes
Source / Publication: Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, all the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language. In which the Improved Departments of the Mechanical Arts, the Liberal Sciences, the Higher Mathematics, and the Several Branches of Polite Literature, are Selected from the Acts, Memoirs, and Transactions, of the Most Eminent Literary Societies, in Europe, Asia, and America
Publisher: J. Adlard
Place of Publication: London
Date: May 7th, 1803
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with minimal wear around the edges, as can be seen; as well as a very faint imprint, where it appears a zig-zag was made on a paper on top of this one, as can be seen.
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Identification Number: B1-181
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