Special: Blossfeldt Urformen (Item 119 of 124)

Asclepias syriaca - cornuti

Vintage gravure, plate 115 from "Urformen der Kunst" ["Art Forms in Nature"] by Karl Blossfeldt, 2nd edition 1929. Printed on sheet 9.5 x 12 inches (24x30 cm) with plate number lower right. Print size approximately 10 x 7 inches (25x18 cm) or the reverse.   (Ref# blossfeldt_115)

The image depicts:
Asclepias syriaca - cornuti. Milkweed, Swallow-wort. Umbel enlarged 6 times.


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Special: Blossfeldt Urformen   (Item 119 of 124)