Antique French Gemstone Mineralogy Study Lithograph - Barytine
Baryte or barite is a mineral consisting of barium sulfate. Baryte is generally white or colorless, and is the main source of barium. The baryte group consists of baryte, celestine, anglesite, and anhydrite.
Listed is an antique French mineralogy lithograph. Printed on thick antique paper with no yellowing or foxing. Framed in ebonized wood with two sided glass to view the scientific description on the backside. The published by Erich Cramer, a German publicist who published many scientific books in the 1940's and 1950's. Pages taken from the French Society of the Book S.A., 57, Road of the Street of the University, Paris 7th.
The "matte" is the non-glare glass between frame and lithograph. Please see the last two photos for a "visual explanation" of this concept.
Art size is approximately 10.5 x 7.5 inches.
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