Antique print. Various Beast of Different Parts of The World

Various Beast of Different Parts of The World

Artist/Collection: John Hamilton Moore
Product Code: FRP145991
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Various Beast of Different Parts of The World

34.5 x 22.3 cm (13.5 x 8.8 inches).

Includes interestingly named animals such as a monkey called The Beard Man, The Aunt's Bear and a Doots-Hoost !
Elephant,Monkey,Jackal,Camel,Ox,Anteater,Sumatran Rhinoceros

This original antique engraving was made in 1778. It is from a "A New and Complete Collection of Voyages and Travels" by John Hamilton Moore, and was printed by Alexander Hogg in London. Moore described some of the most interesting discoveries and adventures such as voyages by James Cook, Furneaux, Magellan, Drake, Anson, Dampier, Wallis and other great explorers. It was made by copper plate engraving on medium weight, chain-linked cotton rich, paper. It is in very good condtion. There is a little foxing and age toning, as shown in the above image.
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Date Made 1700s
Paper Size 34.5 x 22.3 cm (13.5 x 8.8 inches)
Shape Portrait
Main Color Black + White
Size Category 31 to 40 cm (12 to 16 inches)