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 438
Plate 438
(no text)
$95


Plate 571 Anguine Serpula
Plate 571
Anguine Serpula
$75


Plate 248 Agate Bulla
Plate 248
Agate Bulla
$85


Plate 707 Avicular Crenatula
Plate 707
Avicular Crenatula
$80


Plate 483 Muricated Pinna
Plate 483
Muricated Pinna
$75


Plate 163 Venus Dione
Plate 163
Venus Dione
$85


Plate 442 Great Chama
Plate 442
Great Chama


Plate 294 Occidental Bulla
Plate 294
Occidental Bulla
$85


Plate 439 Long Oyster
Plate 439
Long Oyster
$70

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