Antique print. Hercules Beetle And Other Beetles

Hercules Beetle And Other Beetles

Artist/Collection: Fullarton and Company
Product Code: FRP20091
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Hercules Beetle And Other Beetles

Gigantic,Hercules, Shining, Macleay's, Prodigal,Elephant, Fiery and Clubbed

This hand colored engraving is from a set published in London in the 1860s by Fullarton and Company of London and Edinburgh, and was made to educate the general population about natural history. It was made by steel plate engraving and has original, hand painted colors. It is in very good condition. The paper is creamy white and the hand coloring is well done and uses a beautiful range of colors. There a few faint specks of foxing.

© Fine Rare Prints

Date Made 1849-1899
Paper Size 25 x 16 cm (10 x 6.5 inches)
Shape Landscape
Main Color Multicolored
Size Category 21 to 30 cm (8 to 12 inches)