42 x 27cm (16.5 x 10.5 inches ).Large folding map of Caribbean islands, Gulf of Mexico, Florida, Louisiana, Bahamas, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Honduras, Venezuela, Guyana, New Orleans etc.This antique engraving was made in 1824 and is from "A New And Complete System Of Universal Geography, Or An Authen..
29 x 21.5 (11.5 x 8.5)Alouatta seniculaBrazil,Ecuador,Peru,VenezuelaThis 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 us..
34.5 x 26.0 cm (13.5 x 10.5 inches).There is a central fold, as issued and shown in the picture.Dieffenbachia magnificentVenezuelaThis 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 peopl..
34 x 26 cm (13.5 x 10.3 inches)Pale-Headed Caique, Yellow-Thighed Caique, Sordid Parrot, Hawk-Headed Caique, White-Headed Parrot, Maximillian's ParrotSouth AmericaThis lithograph is from a limited edition of Anton Reichenow's work on parrots. Reichenow (1847-1941) was a German ornithologist, worked ..
34 x 26 cm (13.5 x 10.3 inches)Parakeets: Black-winged, Green-banded, BarrabandThis lithograph is from a limited edition of Anton Reichenow's work on parrots. Reichenow (1847-1941) was a German ornithologist, worked at the Humboldt Museum and was editor of the Journal für Ornithologie. It was made i..
23 x 16 cm (9 x 6.3 inches).Cultrides rufipennis - newly discovered speciesMexico,Venezuela,Brazil,Guyana,Colombia,AmazoniaThis hand colored lithograph is from an exceedingly rare set published by The Zoological Society of London in 1848 and 1849. The hand painted coloring on this print is outstandi..
41 x 30 cm (16 x 11.75 inches).Leucippus fallaxColombia,VenezuelaJohn Gould was the enterprising genius behind the creation of 2999 different handcolored lithographic plates of birds and animals. He was born in 1804 on the Dorset coast in England. Gould had no formal university training and conside..
24 x 16 cm (9.5 x 6.25 inches).VenezuelaThis antique lithograph was made in the 1890s by Edward Step and William Watson. Their work focussed on plants which gave brilliance and charm to the garden, and are some of the best antique botanical illustrations. The paper is high quality, matt with a subt..
24.5 x 14.5 cm (9.5 x 6 inches).VenezuelaThis 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 Euro..
16.0 x 10.0 cm (6.3 x 4.0 inches).Hydrocyon armatusGuiana,Brazil,Venezuela,AmazonThis finely detailed engraved print of fish was made in London in the 1840s. This is a genuine antique engraving, not a reproduction. It is in very good condition. The original hand painted colouring and detail of the..
16.0 x 10.0 cm (6.3 x 4.0 inches).Chalceus macrolepidotusColombia,Venezuela,Surinam,Guiana,PeruThis finely detailed engraved print of fish was made in London in the 1840s. This is a genuine antique engraving, not a reproduction. It is in very good condition. The original hand painted colouring and..
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 ..
24 x 16cm (9.5 x 6.5 inches)Pitcairnia nubigenaThis beautiful lithograph with original hand coloring was made in 1851 and comes from Flore des Serres et des Jardins de l'Europe by Louis van Houtte, a famous nineteenth century Belgian horticulturalist. He employed plant collectors to bring back attra..
26 x 18 cm (10.5 x 7 inches)Topaza pella. The second largest species of hummingbird. Slight age toningBrazil,Colombia,Peru,VenezuelaA beautifully colored and illustrated chromolithograph made by Cassell and Company in ~1870 for Thomas Rymer Jones, Professor of Natural History and Comparative Anatom..
42 x 26 cm (10.5 x 16 inches).Large folding map of Caribbean islands, Gulf of Mexico, Florida, Louisiana, Bahamas, Venezuela, Costa Rica, Honduras, Venezuela, Guyana, New Orleans etc.Mapmaker: George Kearsley. Date: 1802. Detailed coastlines shown on Caribbean Islands. The current known today as the..