42 x 24.5 cm (16.5 x 9.75 inches)Wolf Fish, Lyra cornuta, Meros, Acus, Merlucius, Monk Fish, Monoceros, Niqui, Opia, Orbis, Orbis muricatus, Orfus, Pagrus, Peacock FishThis large antique copper plate engraving is by George Selby Howard he was a distinguished English scientist and lawyer. It was made..
38.5 x 23 cm (15.2 x 9 inches)This large antique copper plate engraving is by John Jonston. He was a scholar, renowned physician and distinguished naturalist. It was made in 1657 for "Historiae naturalis" and engraved by Matthaus Merian, the great German engraver. The engraving is printed on chain-l..
25 x 17cm (9.75 x 6.75 inches).This is an antique engraving by Jonathan Couch.It was made in 1877, has hand painted colouring and is in excellent condition.Couch was a Cornish doctor with many interests. This engraving is from his most notable work, "A History of the Fishes of the British Islands". ..
30.5 x 23.3cm (12 x 9 inches).Kingfisher, Arab Man, Finch, Deer Head, Rhinoceros, Peacock Head, Arm with Axe, Deer, Swan Head, Wolf, Ram and Pigeon This 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..
30.5 x 23.3cm (12 x 9 inches).Bear, Fish, Greyhound, Blackbird, Rhinoceros Head, Thrush, Tiger, Swan, Wolf, Bat, Turtle and Arms with Feathers This 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 bran..