Photogravure by German photographer and teacher Karl Blossfeldt (1865-1932) from his seminal early-20th-century book of monographs "Urformen der Kunst." Blossfeldt constructed his own cameras to magnify his subject 30x to craft compositions. N2 equisetum hiemale, a young shoot of winter horsetail, enlarged 12 times, an equisetum maximum, fox-tailed asparagus, enlarged 4 times, and an equisetum hiemale, a young shoot of winter horsetail, enlarged 18 times. Excellent condition; never framed.
As an antiques and art dealer, interior design consultant, buyer, photographer, graphic designer, and translator, Mira Parker has more than 12 years of experience in the antiques and design industry. She runs a gallery in Dallas.