Date of Printing: 1824 • Medium: Engraving (hand colored) • Subject Category: Natural History - Insects • Signed: Unsigned • Period Created: Romantic (1800 - 1899) • Plate Size HxWxD cm: 16 x 24.5 • Leaf Paper Size HxW cm: 16 x 24.5 • Style: Original Vintage • Print on Verso: Blank on verso • Condition: Good, with slight foxing, some spotting • Edition Type: Limited Edition • Paper Type: Woven • Framed: Print only
From "A History of The Earth and Animated Nature" by Oliver Goldsmith, 1824. Printed by A. Fullarton & Co., London & Edinburgh.
A lovely hand colored etching of beetles. From the noted work of animal life, here showing various beetles.
Condition: some staining at top and right side; flyspeck