Vintage gravure, plate 36 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# 036)
The image depicts:
Scolopendrium vulgare. Hart's-tongue Fern. Young rolled-up fronds enlarged 6 times.
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