Original Antique Natural History Fish engraving Edwards DONAVON Natural history - Four Toothed Sparus fish


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First edition. 1802 –1808 - ORIGINAL HAND-COLORED PRINT

Plate size: 5,50 X 9,25 Inches / 14 X 23,50 cm

The zoologist Edward DONAVON was renowned for the Natural history of British fish, birds, insects and shells.

The fine colouring, laid very thickly, including egg white and mineral colors, is heightened by the addition of albumen over glazes and metallic paint
The prints are in very good condition on a creamy Whatman paper with little or no foxing and strong plate marks . Don’t forget that these prints are 210 years old

Condition : In a wonderful condition but please do examine the print, as it's been said that beauty is an eye of beholder. Remember this print is over 120+ Years old and some imperfection can be expected due to it's age.

Rarity : Extremely Rare and becoming hard to find.

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