Swedish botanist, physician, and zoologist (1707–1778), who laid the foundations for the modern scheme of binomial nomenclature. Uncommon full ink signature, “Carolus N. Linnaeus, Wexion: I: 15 Feb 1727,” on an off-white 4 x 2 slip. Mild overall toning, with a few heavier spots, and some mild haloing around date, otherwise fine condition. Pre-certified PSA/DNA and RR Auction COA.
RR Auctions Carl Linnaeus Full Ink Signature