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..
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,..
23 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches).Mantis strumariaThis 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 pract..
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..
26.5 x 16.5cm (10 x 6.5 inches). Stick Insects, Praying Mantis, Large Asian Cricket This is an antique engraving by Baron Georges Cuvier. It was made in 1863, has original hand painted colouring and is in very good condition. Georges Cuvier was a French naturalist and zoologist and a leader in natur..
28.5 x 22cm (11.3 x 8.5 inches).Dragon Flies,Mantis,Grass Hoppers,Damsel Flies This high quality antique lithograph about the animal kingdom is by Traugott Bromme, a German traveller who led an exciting life. Bromme published books, prints and maps on his travels and the natural history of the world..
45 x 34 cm (17.5 x 13.5 inches).This large antique lithograph is by Emil Hanselmann of Stuttgart in Germany and was made in about 1870. The original hand coloring and detail is superb. Antique prints by Hanselmann are rare and sought after due to their large size and lovely coloring. It is a lithogr..