Very Good; minor age appropriate edge wear and staining
ink on paper
9.5" L x 12.25" H
Why We Love This
Collection of four 18th-century hand-colored entomological engravings by French artist J. Audebert (1759-1800) and German artist J. Lebrecht Reinold. Signatures lower left in engraving plate. Circa 1790. Unframed.
Hand colored engraving of Pompeii by Jean Alix
dated 1786. Embellished by Jeanne Denys. Published in Paris and part of multi artist work on Pompeii. This engraving depicts the famous "Soldier's Way" in Pompeii.
Framed hand colored fish plate by M. Latreille
of the Royal Academy of Sciences. From the book The Animal Kingdon by Baron Cuvier, translated from the French and published by G. Henderson in 1834. Hand colored engraving displayed in a ...
19th century French hand colored engraving titled St.
Honore et Du Dome. Labeled "Veau dela porte St. Honore et du Dome de fille de l'Assumption" and marked "Chez N. De Poilly, rue St. Iaques a la belle Image." Image, 12"L ...