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Tobacco (Nicotiana sp.): flowering stem with separate leaf. Coloured etching by M. Bouchard, 1772.

  • Bouchard, Magdalena.
Date
[1772]
Reference
16758i
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Description

Leaves of Nicotiana sp. contain the alkaloid nicotine which is a narcotic and a poison

Publication/Creation

[Romae (Rome)] : [Bouchard et Gravier], [1772]

Physical description

1 print : etching, with watercolour ; platemark 36.0 x 22.8 cm

Lettering

Nicotiana major latifolia. C.B.Pin.169. - T.117. Ital. Tabacco. - Gall. Nicotiane ou Tabac

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 16758i

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Languages

  • Latin
  • Italian


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