Paper Size: 24 x 15 cm (9.5 x 6 inches)This exquisitely detailed copper plate engraving is from a rare set published in London by John Mason Good between 1806 and 1813 titled Pantologia. Many were by Sydenham Edwards, a multi-talented gentleman also well known for his superb botanical illustrations,..
21 x 12.5 cm (8.5 x 5 inches)This original aquatint engraving by William Daniell is superbly detailed and fascinating. Daniell (1769-1837) was an excellent English print maker and painter. He illustrated his subjects with delightful backgrounds and landscapes, inspiring the style of later naturalist..
20.5 x 11.5cm (8 x 4.5 inches) This is an original hand colored engraving made in 1808 from "Barr's Buffon" English edition of Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon,'s Natural History. The hand coloring is original, and the engraving is over 200 years old. It was made by copper plate engraving, has..
23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches).Gryllus migratoriusThis antique engraving is over 200 years old. It's is from the first edition of one of George Shaw's works on zoology, published between 1801 and 1804. George Shaw (1751-1813) was a notable English botanist and zoologist. Shaw was a initially a medical pr..
31.7 x 23.5 cm (12.5 x 9.2 inches).Robina neo-mexicana This antique chromolithograph was made in 1903 for William Robinson, an Irish gardener and journalist whose ideas about wild gardening spurred the movement that led to the popularising of the English cottage garden. It's an original antique whic..
45 x 34 cm (17.5 x 13.5 inches)Rattle Grasshopper (Acridium stridulum), Migratory Locust (Acridium migratorium), Great Green Bush-cricket (Locusta viridissima), Locust (Locusta verrucivorus), Field Cricket (Gryllus campestria), House Cricket (Gryllus domesticus), European Mole Cricket (Gryllotalpa v..
30.5 x 23.3cm (12 x 9 inches).Wolf, Elephant, Weasel, Castle, Leopard, Hand, Locust, Sea Monsters, Dove, Ram, Wolf and AntelopeThis antique engraving of heraldry was made in the 1840s by Thomas Jack. Heraldry is a system of visual identification - think of it as an early form of branding ! Noble fam..