Darvill's Rare Prints, fine antique prints and rare maps since 1918! Darvill's Rare Prints, fine antique prints and rare maps since 1918!
Antique prints from Darvill's since 1918 About Darvill's Rare Prints
Rare Maps and Charts Limited edition prints from Alaska's most famous artist Rie Munoz Darvill's Rare Prints homepage Sorry, we do not perform appraisals and we do not buy from unsolicited sources.

Cassell's The Book of the Horse

Original wood engravings from circa 1870-1875.

For the beautiful color prints (chromolithographs) from The Book of the Horse please click here

The sheets measure about 10.75 x 8 inches, with some variation due to trimming of edges.
Image sizes vary, but are generally around 8.25 x 5.5 inches.
The paper appears more toned in the scans below, it is actually a nice creamy, aged color.

These are original antique prints over 100 years old. We do NOT sell reproductions.

PLEASE CLICK ON THE THUMBNAIL IMAGES BELOW FOR AN ENLARGED VIEW

     
Antique Victorian Fashion wood engravings
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Trotting Along
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$20
The Canter
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
The Canter
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$20
Between Both Hands
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Between Both Hands:
Ready for the Field
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$20
mounting a horse
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Position No. 1 in Mounting
Position No. 2
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text verso
$10
Mounting a horse
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Position No. 3
Position No. 4
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text and illustration (Position No. 5) verso
$10
A Morning Canter in the Park
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
A Morning Canter in the Park
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$20
Taking Up Your Party
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Taking Up Your Party
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text verso
$15
Laying on the Royal Buck-Hounds
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Laying on the Royal Buck-Hounds
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso, note original wood block 'crack' in center, not terribly detractive
$15
The Drake
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
The Drake
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$15
English Dray-horse
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
English Dray-horse
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
blank verso
$15
Horse in Single Harness
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Horse in Single Harness
[French Hammer-headed Hames, etc.]
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text verso
$10
German Training Halter
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
German Training Halter
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text verso
$10
Bearing Reins and Bits
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Bearing Reins and Bits
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
text and 2 illustrations verso
$10
Heads (good)
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Heads (good)
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
4 illustrations and text verso
$15
Heads (bad)
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The Darvill's watermark does not appear on the print.)
Heads (bad)
original wood engraving from
Cassell's "The Book of the Horse" circa 1870-1875
4 illustrations and text verso
$15

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For the beautiful color prints (chromolithographs) from The Book of the Horse please click here

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