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Das Blumen ABC: PB 80-2003

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Das Blumen ABC


Author: Zapf, Hermann
Illustrator: Rosenberger, August



Von Hermann Zapf und August Rosenberger

Loose leaves (deckled edges, approx. 35 x 25 cm) with floral designs and name of flower in differing scripts - one for each letter of the alphabet (letters B, K, R and W missing); two leaves (without floral design) with engravings of whole alphabet. Title leaf hand-coloured. Leaves have been signed by Hermann Zapf. Issued in marbled case.

[28] leaves ; 40 cm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1962

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 80-2003
Primary reference Number: 94685
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Friday 28 August 2015 Last processed: Monday 15 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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