Verm. Gegenst CLXX. Miscellanea. CLXX. Melanges. CLXX.


Title:
Verm. Gegenst CLXX. Miscellanea. CLXX. Melanges. CLXX.
Date:
C1795
Artist:
Friedrich Johann Justin Bertuch (1747-1822)
Image Size:
197mm x 163mm (7.76" x 6.42")
Sheet Size:
247mm x 180mm (9.72" x 7.09")
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Copper engraving with original hand colouring.
Price:

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$A 195
Stock Number:
BERT 1795 TAT 02 (HGN) (DRW07)
Description:
This image is from the first pictorial encyclopedia for children which was a landmark in educational publishing.
Biography:

Friedrich Johann Justin Bertuch (1747-1822)

A successful entrepreneur and a man of the Age of Enlightenment Bertuch had been orphaned at the age of 15 and lived with his uncle. He pursued an education in theology and law eventually became a publisher and the largest employer in his home town of Weimar. This image is from the first pictorial encyclopedia for children Bilderbuch fur Kinder which was a landmark in educational publishing.

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