Darvill's Rare Prints, fine antique prints and rare maps since 1918! Darvill's Rare Prints, fine antique prints and rare maps since 1918!
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George Shaw and Frederick P. Nodder
The Naturalist's Miscellany 1789-1813, London


Original 200-year-old copperplate engravings with hand-colouring
Sheet size: varies according to trimming, but approx. 5.75 x 9.75 inches.
The paper varies from softly aged to quite white, with little or no foxing and excellent overall condition. 

Dedicated to the Most Illustrious Princess, Charlotte, Queen of Great Britain, The Naturalist's Miscellany contains works of such beauty and originality that it is beloved by all who see it. The prints are hand-coloured engravings on strong Whatman paper, with the occasional Whatman watermark or date. The prints are in remarkable condition for a work that is 200 years old, with the colours of a beauty and vividness unsurpassed to this day in the world of hand-coloured prints. Darvill's Rare Prints is pleased to offer a selection of prints from this most curiously whimsical and humorous collection of prints.

Mammals       Birds     Reptiles      Frogs, Turtles      Snakes      Insects      Fish      Crabs      Corals      Sealife      Shells


Plate 428 Crocodile
Plate 428
Crocodile
$85


Plate 8 Flying Dragon
Plate 8
Flying Dragon
$75


Plate 21 Monitor Lizard
Plate 21
Monitory Lizard
$75


Plate 663 Scaly-footed Lizard
Plate 663
Scaly-footed Lizard
$55


Plate 403 Ambonia Lizard
Plate 403
Ambonia Lizard
$75


Plate 594 Lobe-cheeked Lizard
Plate 594
Lobe-cheeked Lizard
$75


Plate 279 Warted Newt
Plate 279
The Warted Newt
$75


Plate 412 Water newt
Plate 412
The Water Newt
$65

Plate 179 Scincoid Lizard

Plate 179
The Scincoid Lizard
$65
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We have many more of Shaw and Nodder engravings...see the categories above.
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