1807 Copper Engraving Barley Bastard Alkanet Burnet Plant Chemistry Science TCF1



This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of an illustration that depicts a few of the Chemical laws of attraction that exist between particles of matter. The lower illustrations depict Barley (Hordeum vulgare), Bastard or False Alkanet (Anchusa barrelieri), and Burnet (Sanguisorba minor).


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light wrinkling. Small hole - left side. Light water stain - bottom.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present a collection of copper engravings from 1807 of antique farm machinery, livestock, farm buildings, and land management practices from the early 19th century. To continue "plowing" through this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Reproductive art by Barlow.

Keywords specific to this image: Botanical, Atom, Molecule