Shaw Animal Engravings .

George Shaw Engravings

Smaller Engravings George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. (1751-1813) was a British medical practitioner who became a noted botanist and zoologist. He was also the assistant lecturer in botany at Oxford University and in 1807 became keeper of the natural history department at the British Museum. Interestingly, was among the first scientists to examine a platypus. He became the keeper of the natural history department at the British Museum. He produced several publications, including Museum Leverianum, General Zoology, or Systematic Natural History , and The Naturalist's Miscellany: Or, Coloured Figures Of Natural Objects; Drawn and Described Immediately From Nature. from which these hand-colored Antique Copper Plate engravings are taken.
engraved principally by Mr. Heath & Moses Griffiths Some have offsetting or age stains if condition report is needed just ask otherwise as per pic but full page 


Pigmy Antelope + White Antelope

Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint



Hyena + Spotted Hyena
 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Jackal + Fox
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Three Toed Sloth
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Tarsier + Wooly lemur
 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Loris + Slow lemur

Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Serval + Cape cat
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Alpine Marmot + Maryland Marmot
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Nylghau
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint
Flat Horned Antelope
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


pecary + Mabyroussa
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Quagga
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £20 small but rare old tint now extinct

Ass
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Spectre bat
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Gnu
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Canada Rat
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint
 
Mouse + Wood Mouse+ Minute Mouse
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Lemming Rat + Rat
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Spotted cavy + Guinea Pig
 Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Civet + Indian Ichneumon
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant.  Published 1799-1802 by G.Kearsley Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Weasel + Malacca Weasel
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint
 
  Radiated Shrew Rat Kangaroo
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Shepherds Dog Wolf
 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Purple faced Monkey Leonine Monkey
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Virginian Opossum
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Mustache Monkey Long Nosed Monkey
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Two Toed Sloth
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint


Delphinus Superciliosus
 Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare


The Diodon of Sowerby
 Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare


The Striped Porpoise The Fuenas of the Chilians

Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

The Hyperdoon
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare


The Delaphinapterus of Peron

Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare


The Lead Coloured Dolphin The Bridled Dolphin

Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare



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  Barbary Squirrel Virginian Flying Squirrel Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint



Great Squirrel
 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Cape Jerboa
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Gilt Tailed Dormouse Jerboa
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Dormouse + Guerlinguet
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint close cut edge



Rein Deer + Axis /Rheindeer
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Cape sheep (actually a Boer Goat) Cretan Sheep

 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Pig tailed baboon
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Dog faced baboon
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Maimon
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Full Bottomed Monkey
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Long Tailed Manis
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Squirrel Opossum Badger
 Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Hooded Flying Squirrel
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Racoon Glutton
Antique Copper Plate engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw. Mostly drawn by Moses Griffiths (6 April 1749 – 1819), a Welsh draughtsman, engraver and water colourist who worked mainly for Pennant. Published by Kearsley from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Argali
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

European Bison
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Bearded Sheep
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Aethiopian Hog
 Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Flying Colugo
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Otter
 Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Petaurine/ Opossum
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Petaurine / Opossum 2
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Sukotyro
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Cape ant eater + Aculeated
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

Tapir
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint
Peruvian Bat Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint

The Soosoo of the Ganges
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

The Common Dolphin
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

The Inia
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

The Delphinornychus of Breda
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

Globicepharus of Risso
Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare
P Griseus
 Steel engraving in original hand colouring by J.Stewart engraved by William H. Lizars from Jardine's The Naturalist's Library 1833-1842unmounted etc some edge of page discolouration 17.5 x 11.5 cm £12 small but rare

Walrus
Copper engraving from General Zoology or Systematic Natural History. by George Shaw from 1799 to 1802 Size 15 cm by 23 cm £15 small but rare old tint



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