Rare Antique Print-PARROTFISH-HOGFISH-Strack-1819



LXXIII: Scarus Virides … Bodianus […] – Two handcoloured fishes: at top a Scarus or parrotfishes; at the bottom Bodianus or hogfish.

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‘LXXIII: Scarus Virides … Bodianus […]’

Early handcoulored litho with German manuscript text on wove (vellin) paper. Watermark: J. Whatman.
Sheet size: 24,3 x 19,5 cm. (9,6 x 7,7 inch). Image size: 21,7 x 17,6 cm. (8,5 x 6,9 inch).

From: ‘Naturgeschichte in Bildern mit erlauterdem text.’, published in 1819.

Made by an anonymous engraver after ‘Christian Friedrich Leberecht Strack’. Christian Friedrich Leberecht Strack (1784-1852) was a German theologist, naturalist and writer.

Condition: Good, given age. Left paper edge irregular from binding. Manuscript captions. Light foxing. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.



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Dimensions 19 × 24 × 1 cm


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