Antique Print-CAPE BARREN GOOSE-AUSTRALIA-Brehm-1890

Price: € 27,50

Subject: Plate: 'Huhnergans'. (Cape Barren Goose.)
Condition: Excellent given age. General age-related toning and occasional light stains from handling. Please study image carefully.
Medium: Lithographs on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 25.2 x 16.8 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 14.2 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.9 x 6.6 inch. The image size is ca. 7.7 x 5.6 inch.
Part Number: 18481
Location: C108-21
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Brehms Tierleben' (English title: Brehm's Life of Animals) is a reference book, first published in the 1864, which made its author, Alfred Edmund Brehm, known around the world. This plate is from a 1892 or 1900 edition.

Artists and Engravers: The author Alfred Edmund Brehm (1829-1884), was a German zoologist, natural history illustrator and writer, the son of Christian Ludwig Brehm. Through the book titled 'Brehms Tierleben', his name became a synonym for popular zoological literature. Litho by or after W. Kuhnert.