THE MOOR - FD - 8 cards

Quality cards with motifs of the Danish moor from the Botanical Atlas Flora Danica.

The card folder contains 8 double cards with matching envelopes. 

75,00 DKK  Incl. VAT
( 60,00 DKK  Excl. VAT )
Model: 12010015
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The motifs on the cards:

Gentiana pneumonanthe - Marsh Gentian - 1766
Polypodium vulgare Common Polypody - 1792
Narthecium ossifragum - Bog Asphodel - 1761
Calluna vulgaris - Common Heather - 1777
Pulsatilla vulgaris - Pasqueflower - 1764
Andromeda polifolia - Bog Rosemary - 1761
Vaccinium vitis-idaea - Cowberry - 1761
Erica tetralix - Cross-leaved Heath - 1763

The fine illustrations originate from the book Flora Danica. It was, in its time, constructed as a bookwork across the Danish flora.
Initially, it should be both a botanical description of the wild plants in the Danish king's lands and an associated tablet work. Only the boards were finished. The Botanical Works Flora Danica was published 1761-1883, and during the 122 years that the publication lasted, the project was changed several times. The finished work contains 3240 copper-plated boards.

The cards are printed on European Swan-labeled company and are made from environmentally certified FSC paper.
The envelopes are made of eco-friendly eucalyptus paper.

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