Robert Brendel's  Botanical Model, 19th Century For Sale
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Robert Brendel's Botanical Model, 19th Century

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A Botanical model by Robert Brendel, famous German botanist, 19th century. As detailed by the University of Aberdeen Zoology Museum, "In the late 19th century Robert Brendel and his son Reinhold produced beautiful and accurate models of enlarged flowers at Breslau and Berlin". These models were highly appreciated in universities because of their detail and accuracy. This particular model, Taraxacum or Dandelion, is made of polychromed papier mâché, on turned wood stands.  

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  • Materials and Techniques
  • Condition
    Good
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions
    H 19 in. x Dm 5 in.H 48.26 cm x Dm 12.7 cm
  • Diameter
    5 in. (12.7 cm)
  • Seller Location
    New York, NY
  • Seller Reference Number
    09 PARIS 3946 A
  • Reference Number
    LU82508265943
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