Hand-coloured 19th-century Primer

Jerzy Samuel Bandtkie1803

Ossoliński National Institute

Ossoliński National Institute
Wrocław, Poland

"Nowy elementarz polski z obrazkami" (eng. New Polish Primer with Pictures) containing 8 hand-coloured copperplate illustrations mainly depicting animals. The copperpaltes role was to serve as explanatory and didactic materials. Some of them are signed “G.G. Endner sc.”. Text in Polish.


  • Title: Hand-coloured 19th-century Primer
  • Creator: Jerzy Samuel Bandtkie
  • Date Created: 1803
  • Location Created: Wrocław, Poland
  • Physical Dimensions: [10], VI, 238 pages, 8 leaves of plates ; 20 cm
  • Type: Book
  • Publisher: Wilhelm Bogumił Korn
  • External Link: http://www.dbc.wroc.pl/publication/6215
  • Medium: Paper, press-printing

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