Date of Printing: 1844 • Medium: Wood Engraving Print (B&W) • Subject Category: Natural History - Snakes, Reptiles, Amphibians • Signed: Unsigned • Period Created: Romantic (1800 - 1899) • Plate Size HxWxD cm: 34.4 x 25.3 • Leaf Paper Size HxW cm: 34.4 x 25.3 • Style: Original Vintage • Print on Verso: Printed Text on verso • Condition: Excellent, with minor toning at edges • Edition Type: 1st Edition - Limited • Paper Type: Woven • Framed: Print only
Beautiful wood engraving print showing eight scenes of snakes, from snake charmers to snakes in detail. From Charles Knight's "Pictorial Museum of Animated Nature; Companion for the Zoological Gardens: Vol II Reptiles, Fishes, Molluscs, and Insects"
Publisher London : C. Cox, 1844.
Page 418 - print on verso, ghosting of text in image. Slightest toning at edges.