Antique Print-SCARAB BEETLE-MOLLUSK-SHELL-SAXIFRAGE-Guerin-1835

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Plate 653: '1.Saxifrage - 2. Scalaire - 3. Scarabe - 4. Scarabee.' (1. Saxifrage - 2. Mollusk / Shell - 3. Scarab shell - 4. Scarab beetle).
Condition: Excellent given age. General age related toning and occasional light foxing. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Engraving on a vellin type of paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 17 x 27.5 cm. The image size is ca. 13 x 23.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 6.7 x 10.8 inch. The image size is ca. 5.1 x 9.3 inch.
Part Number: 28428
Location: (PCO) C146-37
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from 'Dictionnaire pittoresque d'histoire naturelle et des Phenomenes de la Nature.' (Transl.: Picturesque Dictionairy of Natural History and natural Phenomena), by E. Guerin published in France ca. 1835.

Artists and Engravers: Felix Edouard Guerin-Meneville (1799 - 1874) was a French entomologist.