Animals 5

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Animal Engravings + Skeletons

  Whale
 Copper engraving by Matthaus Merian the Younger Ein Grosser Wallfisch by Matthaus Merian the Younger, Ein Grosser Wallfisch, ls Dimensions:  17.78 X 29.21 cm A good impression of this scarce print. smallish under 1 cm top border otherwise stunning  latest printing of this version was 1650
Matthäus Merian (1621 – 1687), was a Swiss engraver. Biography He was born in Basel as the son of Matthäus Merian the Elder, and like his fatherbecame an engraver. He is knownn for his portraits and became a teacher of Bartholomäus Kilian He died in Frankfurt am Main. £80 inc delivery



Marco, a lion in the Tower of London, a present from the Moroccan Ambassador, 1749
A lion, standing in profile to right on a rock, with a lioness prowling towards him in the background; the beast was housed in the Royal Menagerie at the Tower of London. The menagerie moved to Regent's Park in 1834. Double page Gentlemans magazine showing the new present to the UK. .The Gentleman's Magazine was a monthly magazine published in London in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. The magazine began publication with the January 1731 issue. Over time the magazine had various subtitles, including "monthly intelligencer" and "historical review". It restarted its volume numbering in 1868. It ceased publication in 1907. £45 rather rare.. and grumpy looking



An East Indian Leopard drawn from Life"
Antique copper engraving showing the beast  who was housed in the Royal Menagerie at the Tower of London. The menagerie moved to Regent's Park in 1834. Double page Gentlemans magazine showing the new present to the UK. .The Gentleman's Magazine was a monthly magazine published in London in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th century. The magazine began publication with the January 1731 issue. Over time the magazine had various subtitles, including "monthly intelligencer" and "historical review". It restarted its volume numbering in 1868. It ceased publication in 1907. £45 rather rare.. April 1, 1750




An East Indian Tiger drawn from Life
Antique copper engraving showing the beast  who was housed in the Royal Menagerie at the 

 Die Löwinn mit ihren Jungen. [Lioness with her cubs] (Lioness with her cubs.)

 Lithograph by Carl Joseph BRODTMANN, Size 350 x 420 mm. Original hand-coloured lithograph for the Naturhistorische Bilder Gallerie Aus Dem Theirreiche, c.1830. 350 x 420 mm. life-like hand-colored lithographs are from the work entitled Naturhistorische Bilder Gallerie aus dem Theirreiche lithographed by Karl Joseph Brodtmann.  These prints, from the first edition of the work, were published by the author c1816.  Swiss-born Brodtmann was an expert in his field, known as one of the most accomplished lithographers of his time, and since.  The detail in these prints is beautiful which is only enhanced by the hand-coloring.  Brodtmann's talents were also a part of several works by Heinrich Rudolf Schinz.  They are on woven, watermarked paper that measures £165 inc small edge nicks to page edge slight page discolouration to base(mucky) plus a mark above the pic left



Der Schimpanse Simia Troglodytes [Chimpanzee]
Antique lithograph by Alfred Oehmigke's Verlag (Moritz Geissler,) Leipzig from  Nach Leutemann, Zoolog. Atlas, Published by F.D. Schulgebrauch. Grösse 66x 88 Ctm, Leipzig, F. E. Wachsmuth in 1876 . Size    Image 289 x 218 mm Sheet 345 x 280 mm  Rare some edge nicks and soiling but will mount well £55 inc


 

Das Riesen-Känguruh. Halmaturus giganteus/ Kangaroo
Antique lithograph by Alfred Oehmigke's Verlag (Moritz Geissler,) Leipzig from  Nach Leutemann, Zoolog. Atlas, Published by F.D. Schulgebrauch. Grösse 66x 88 Ctm, Leipzig, F. E. Wachsmuth in 1876 . Size    Image 289 x 218 mm Sheet 345 x 280 mm  Rare tear to base and soiling but will mount well £30  inc delivery

 




Comparative Anatomy: Monkey , Bear,

Large Copper engraved print published by Cooke, engraved by C.Warren Paternoster Row 1789 £20 Pair unmounted inc delivery



Comparative Anatomy: Turtle( Water Tortoise), Ray ,

Large Copper engraved print published by Cooke, engraved by C.Warren Paternoster Row 1789 £20 unmounted





Comparative Anatomy: Ostrich , Swan, Eagle,Crane,

Large Copper engraved print published by Cooke, engraved by C.Warren Paternoster Row 1789 £20 unmounted




Comparative Anatomy: Hedgehog,Lizard,Bat, Frog,Crocodile,Dog

Large Copper engraved print published by Cooke, engraved by C.Warren Paternoster Row 1789 £20 unmounted




Comparative Anatomy: Rabbit, Mole,Armadillo, Chameleon

Large Copper engraved print published by Cooke, engraved by C.Warren Paternoster Row 1789 £20 unmounted


 


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