Detail View: Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images: Tulip, Orange, Morning Glory, Gilliflower & c.

Resource Identifier: 
exwsdpc2intag02
Title: 
Tulip, Orange, Morning Glory, Gilliflower & c.
Creator: 
B.B. Mussey and Company, engravers
Subject: 
Intaglio prints
Subject: 
Plates (illustrations)
Subject: 
Engravings (prints)--United States--19th century
Subject: 
Steel engravings--United States--19th century
Subject: 
Hand-colored illustrations--19th century
Subject: 
Flower pieces
Description: 
Example of a hand colored steel engraving. The image is cropped from a plate located between pages 138 and 139 of Flora's interpreter. The plate is annotated, Engd. for Flora's Interpreter: Benjn. B. Mussey & Co., 1848. From the Carol Ann Haenicke American Women's Poetry Collection.
Source: 
Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879. Flora's interpreter: or, The American book of flowers and sentiments. Boston: B.B. Mussey, 1848, c1833.
Date Original: 
1848
Rights Management: 
Materials digitized are either in the public domain, according to U.S. copyright law, or permission for this limited use has been obtained from rights owners with all other rights reserved. The digital version is available for educational use under Fair Use guidelines. For additional permission and further information contact the Library Digitization Center project staff: (lib-dc@wmich.edu)
Contributing Institution: 
Western Michigan University Libraries, Digitization Center
Type: 
Image
Format: 
image/tiff
Format Extent: 
87,356,657 bytes
Digitization Specifications: 
4140w x 6648h pixels, 24 bit color, 78.8 MB, 995 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 1000XL
Image Width - cm: 
11
Image Height - cm: 
17