AntiquePrint-IGUANA-LIZARD-LEGUAN-IGUANIDAE-Brehm-1892

Price: € 52,50

Subject: Plate: 'Leguan (Iguanidae).' This plate shows an Iguana sitting on a tree.
Condition: Fine. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image.
Medium: Original chromolithograph on wove (vellin) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 17.3 x 25.1 cm. The image size is ca. 13 x 18.9 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 6.8 x 9.9 inch. The image size is ca. 5.1 x 7.4 inch.
Part Number: 11918
Location: C108-29
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.