Degen's Flying machine ornithopter early aviation Bertush 1807 art print poster For Sale
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Degen's Flying machine ornithopter early aviation Bertush 1807 art print poster:
Degen's Flying Machine - Ornithopter aircraft
Flying Machine - ornithopter - built by Jacob Degen, a clockmaker from Vienna. Iconic hand coloured engraved illustration for a "Picture Book for Children" (Bilderbush fur Kinder), published by Friedrich Johann Bertush in Weimar, Germany, in 1807.
Printed area (image as on the main picture)measures:
Large poster 20.6x23.7 inch / 52.4x60.3 cm (approx. same sheet size)
Friedrich Johann Bertush (1747 - 1822) was a German publisher and patron of arts. His famous encyclopedia for children included 12 volumes and over 1200 engraved plates on science, industry and innovation, mythology and wide variety of other subjects, published from 1790 to 1830.
This posteris a high quality"giclee" reproduction of a painstakingly restored antique original,custom-printed on Standard Single-weightMatt Coated art paper 140gsm ( flexible option,easier to tackdirectly on a wall but could also be framed). We usethe latest UltraChromeHDX pigment inks which guarantee 60 years of colour permanence (up to 200 years fade-prooffor colour prints).
If you aregoing to frame this print we recommend you to checkour other listing for same print on Heavyweight Matt Coated art paper 230gsm (moreof a thincard density) or superb Epson Matt Canvas 320gsm; both will makeframing job easier. All our giclee prints are of same high quality.
Please note that ourreproduction posters are made to order and every print is checked before posting. The images we use in most cases are scans of the antique originals,professionally restored in orderto remove themost evidentstains, folds,tearsand other damage.Westrive to balance the restoration and savingthe overall integrity andantiquelookof the original.
There will be no watermark on your image but theremight be a white border depending on aspect ratio of the original. Please note that when a large antique original is reduced to a smaller size printsome text may not be readable. Please checkour measurements:every poster has it's own aspect ratiosame asoriginal and printed exactly as pictured.
Prints up to A4 are placed in transparent sleeve and posted in cardboard-backed envelope, unless posted together with a larger poster. All posters and canvaslarger then A4 are rolled in transparent plastic or acid-free tissue paper andplaced inheavy-dutypostal tube for dispatch /delivery. We do not ship posters folded.
It will be shipped by Royal Mail or Hermes and the shipping costs include delivery confirmation. The P&Pincludes postage and packaging, and the excess (i.e. A4prints)will always be refunded.Shipping for multiple purchases will be combined wherever possible andif theymade within 3 days,for each additional item postage is charged at £1.00. International buyers: please check the postage costs and allow extra time for overseas delivery; please be aware that the purchase price doesn't include any possible custom charges.
We would like you to besatisfied with your purchase. If by any reason you are not happy with it, simply return it within 14 days for a full refund.
A good response is not only appreciated but also indicates you have received the item safely. Thank you!
Degen's Flying machine ornithopter early aviation Bertush 1807 art print poster