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COLLECTION Identifier: Oversize F232izz

[Icones Farlowianae : a sample of the color lithography]

Scope and Contents

This is a collection of 16 color lithographs of one plate from Farlow, W., and Burt, E. (1929). Icones Farlowianae : Illustrations of the larger Fungi of eastern North America. Cambridge, Mass.: The Farlow Library and Herbarium of Harvard University. The lithographs are samples that resulted from several impressions, or strikings, of different colors super-imposed. Includes one page with handwritten note: Prof. W.G. Farlow compliments Heliotype Printing Co., 211 Tremont St.".

Also includes Farlow's Icones by Donald H. Pfister reprinted from Bull. Boston Mycol. Club 1975(4): 6-8.


  • pre-1919


Conditions Governing Access

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0.1 linear feet (1 flat portfolio) : 1 handwritten manuscript leaf, 16 leaves of color plates ; 35 cm.

Related Materials

Other related material at the Botany Libraries, Harvard University Herbaria:

Icones Farlowianae watercolor illustrations. Louis Charles Christopher Krieger glass plate negatives. William Gilson Farlow papers.
Heliotype Printing Co. [Icones Farlowianae : a sample of the color lithography]: A Guide.
Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University.
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Repository Details

Part of the Botany Libraries, Farlow Reference Library of Cryptogamic Botany, Harvard University Repository

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