Antique print. Nutmeg Tree, Cocoa Palm, Indian Hog

Nutmeg Tree, Cocoa Palm, Indian Hog

Artist/Collection: Instructive Picture Book
Product Code: FRP12041
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Nutmeg Tree, Cocoa Palm, Indian Hog

32 x 19.5 cm (12.5 x 7.75 inches).

Southern Asia - Malaccas

This original antique lithograph was made in the 1860s by Edmonston and Douglas in England and is from a set of prints, The Instructive Picture Book, created to educate children of wealthy families. They are some of the most attractive antique prints of animals ever made. The animals are shown in realistic and fascinating environments. They were made using a complex color lithograph printing method and are reminiscent of Japanese woodblock prints. This style and these prints are very rare.

Condition: the image area is clean with just the odd speck of foxing; the paper is a little age toned close to the edges.

© Fine Rare Prints

Date Made 1849-1899
Paper Size 32 x 19.5 cm (12.5 x 7.75 inches)
Shape Portrait
Main Color Green
Size Category 31 to 40 cm (12 to 16 inches)