Charles Linné

Description
Lithograph after a painting by Alexander Roslin (1775), of Carl Linnaeus Linnaeus was a Swedish botanist, physician and zoologist and is considered the father of modern taxonomy and one of the fathers of modern ecology. In 1737 Linnaeus published Critica Botanica the beginnings of a standarized nomenclature for plants.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
print
depicted
Linne, Charles
maker
Langlume
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
white (overall color)
black (overall color)
lithography (overall production method/technique)
Measurements
overall: 25 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 13/16 in x 7 11/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0055
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06230
collector/donor number
SAP 923
subject
Portraits
Religion
Art
Pharmacy
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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