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Sawflies, Bees and Wasps

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Antique print. Sawflies, Bees and Wasps
Sawflies, Bees and Wasps
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  • Artist / Collection: Abraham Rees
  • Product Code: FRP10398

Sawflies, Bees and Wasps

Genus Ammophila,Scolia,Thynus and others

28 x 20 cm (10.5 x 8 inches).

This exquisitely detailed engraving is from a set made in London by Abraham Rees. Each print shows the date made, ranging from 1797 to 1820.
This is an antique, not a modern reproduction and is in very good condition. The paper is thick, clean and bright, with a trace of darkening at the edge. Any coloring is hand painted. It was made by engraving and printing using a copper printing plate.

Date Made1700s
Paper Size28 x 20 cm (10.5 x 8 inches)
Main ColorYellow
Size Category21 to 30 cm [8 to 12 inches]
Tags: fly , bee , wasp