Vintage Educational Canvas Wall Chart: Apple Tree
Artists: Jung, Koch & Quentell. Brand: Frommann & Morian, Hagemann. Dimensions: Canvas 60 x 80cm, rod length 70cm. Materials: Lithographically printed canvas, wood. Origin: Dusseldorf, Germany. Period: Early-Mid XX Century. Weight: 500grs.
About this Wall Chart:
The following is the original text that was included with the Educational Canvas Wall Charts as a reference for the teachers. This is a translation from the original in German.
Apple Tree: Pirus ma/us ssp. Domestica Twig with foliage leaves and blossom; Leaf buds and foliage: a) bud with foliage leaves opening, b) individual leaf with veins, stalk, arid small leaves; Individual blossom: a, b, c) blossom buds in various stages of opening, d) individual blossom (greatly magnified); Longitudinal section through a blossom; Floral diagram; Fruit and seed: a) horizontal section through apple showing receptacle and gynoecium, b) vertical section with part consumed by grub; Grub, an example of the pests: a) emerged grub letting itself down to the ground by a thread, b) moth (imago).
About the Collection:
Jung, Koch, & Quentell’s Vintage Educational Canvas Wall Charts were first published by Frommann and Morian in the early 1900’s Hagemann became involved in the production around 1928 first in conjunction with Frommann and Morian then on their own from around 1963. Before the digital age, millions of kids would have learnt multiple natural sciences lessons using these now mythical Vintage Educational Canvas Wall Chart as reference.