original etching/engraving on a velin type watermarked paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 21 x 27 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 23.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 8.3 x 10.6 inch. The image size is ca. 7.7 x 9.3 inch.
Part Quadrupeds. Plate V of Order Fae. titled: Class 1st, Mammalia, Order IIId. Ferae, Genus XV Canis. It shows: 1. Stag Hound, 2. Fox Hound, 3 & 4. Smooth Terriers, 5. Rough Terrier. This original antique print originates from Rees’ ‘The Cyclopaedia. or, Universal Dictionary opf Arts, Sciences and Literature’. This important 19th-century encyclopedic work was published in serialized form from 1802 to 1820. The entire Cyclopaedia consisted of 39 volumes of text, 5 volumes of plates and an atlas.Artists and Engravers: Engraved by T. Milton after Sydenham Teast Edwards.
Condition: Very good, given age. General age-related toning and mild foxing. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-NATURAL HISTORY-DOG-HOUND-STAG-FOX-TERRIER-HUNTING-REES