56 x 47 cm (22.5 x 18.5 inches).Foldout mapThis beautiful, large map is from the last decorative hand colored atlas from England, The The Royal Illustrated Atlas Of Modern Geography, which was published in 27 parts from 1854-62 by A. Fullarton and Company of London and Edinburgh. It was printed via ..
49 x 37 cm (19 x 14.5 inches)This detailed colour map by William and Keith Johnston was published at the end of the 19th century in London and Edinburgh. It is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good condition.This is a double page lithograph, on medium weight creamy toned paper. T..
16.5 x 10.0 cm (6.3 x 4.0 inches)Chryseus ceylonicusSri LankaThis finely detailed engraving of dogs was made in London in the 1840s. This is a genuine antique, not a reproduction and is in very good condition. The original hand colouring and engraving is excellent. The publishing company William H..
22.5 x 15.5 cm (9 x 6 inches).Ixora GrandifloraChina,Sri Lanka,East IndiesThis hand colored engraving was made in the 1830s by Sir Joseph Paxton, a hugely talented man. Paxton started as an assistant gardener with no education & rose to become the head gardener to the Duke of Devonshire. His design ..
22.5 x 15 cm (9 x 6 inches).Sri LankaThis original antique lithograph was made in 1890. It is from a work by A. D Frederickson, a Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society. This intrepid chap travelled from London eastwards through Arabia, India, the Orient, Japan and the Pacific to the USA. During his..
29 x 21.5 (11.5 x 8.5)India,Sri Lanka,Thailand,MalaysiaThis vintage lithograph is from Wild Nature, made in the early 1930s in London and Australia. It is what's known as an instructive picture, a genre of antique prints created to educate people about the natural world. As such they usually show an..
24.5 x 14.5 cm (9.5 x 6 inches).Sri Lanka (Ceylon)This is an antique chromolithograph from Le Jardin Fleuriste which was published from 1851 to 1854 by Charles Antoine Lemaire (Professor of Botany), in an era of travel and exploration. Plants from around the world were being collected and bought bac..
26 x 17.5 cm (10.5 x 7.0 inches).Bryonopsis laciniosa var. ErythrocarpaSri Lanka,ChinaThis lithograph is from L'Illustration Horticole by Jean Jules Linden, one of the finest botanical periodicals first published in Belgium in 1854. It aimed educate people about the fascinating plants being gathere..
24.5 x 14.5 cm (9.5 x 6 inches).Ceylon This is an antique chromolithograph from Le Jardin Fleuriste which was published from 1851 to 1854 by Charles Antoine Lemaire (Professor of Botany), in an era of travel and exploration. Plants from around the world were being collected and bought back to Europ..