Plate 8. Fucus Articulatus, Plate 90. Polypus Odorifens, and Plate 48. Fucus Palmatus from Album Jacquard by Augustin Balleydier. Paris, 1856. Original lithograph printed in color after nature. Done as a 12-year project to serve as a source for the Jacquard weaving factory, these were also used in designs for other manufactured products displayed at the Exposition Universelle. Each plate is approximately 10.5" wide. Unframed.
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