Australian Preying Mantis, New Holland Mantis. R.P. Nodder engraving c1815
by Nodder, Richard Polydore
Antique print of Australian Mantis, named New Holland Mantis by George Shaw.
Original hand-coloured copperplate engraving drawn, engraved and published in London c1815 by Richard Polydore Nodder (RP Nodder) (1774-1823) for George Shaw's "Naturalist's Miscellany". R.P. Nodder was artist to King George III.
This small engraving has been mounted in 'antique white' conservation matt board, and covered with cellophane for protection. The external measurement for framing is 27 x 24cm (10.6 x 9.5 inches).
Stock Number: apRPN34Price: $132.00