Antique print. Candle Factory - Washing Of Wax

Candle Factory - Washing Of Wax

Artist/Collection: Noel-Antoine Pluche
Product Code: FRP18815
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Candle Factory - Washing Of Wax

22 x 16.5 cm (9.5 x 6 inches).

Le Blanchissage De La Cire

This original antique engraving was made in 1732 for a work by Noel-Antoine Pluche "Spectacle De La Nature..". This included many fine, hand made engravings about natural history, the heavens and science. The engravings we are offering are from the rare first French edition. It was made by printing from an engraved copper plate onto hand-made chain linked paper. There are fold lines as is common in prints of this age. It is in good condition considering it was made over 280 years ago. There is little foxing. This is a genuine antique not a reproduction.

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Date Made 1700s
Paper Size 22 x 16.5 cm (9.5 x 6 inches)
Shape Landscape
Main Color Black + White
Size Category 21 to 30 cm (8 to 12 inches)