Antique Print-SOUTH AMERICA-ALACALUFE-FUEGIAN-GUANACO FUR-Reclus-Thiriat-1895

Price: € 27,50

Subject: Plate : 'Groupe de Fuegiens Alakalouf, Vetus de Peaux de Huanacos.' (Group of Alacalufe Fuegians wearing clothes made from Guanaco fur).
Condition: Good. General age related toning. Occasional light staining mainly in the margins. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Wood engraving on a vellin type of paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 26.5 x 17.5 cm. The image size is ca. 19 x 14 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 10.4 x 6.9 inch. The image size is ca. 7.5 x 5.5 inch.
Part Number: 35971
Location: C233-28
Description: This original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Nouvelle Geographie Universelle La Terre et les Hommes XVIII : Amerique du Sud ..' by Jacques Elisee Reclus, published in Paris by Hachette & Cie., 1895.

Artists and Engravers: Jacques Elisee Reclus was a renowned French geographer, writer and anarchist. He produced his 19-volume masterwork La Nouvelle Geographie universelle, la terre et les hommes ('Universal Geography'), over a period of nearly 20 years (1875 � 1894). This plate by H. Thiriat.