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Brehm-Lydekker. New Zealand Tuatera lizard antique print c1894.

Brehm-Lydekker. New Zealand Tuatera lizard antique print c1894.

by Lydekker, Richard

New Zealand Tuatera. Lizard. Reptile. Antique Print c1894

Original (hand-coloured) wood engraving circa 1894 for the English edition of a zoological encyclopedia “The Royal Natural History” by Richard Lydekker B.A., F.G.S., F.Z.S., Etc. (sic.). Illustrirtes Tierleben by Alfred Edmund Brehm (1829-1884) was first published in Leipzig between 1864 and 1869, and was republished in Austria circa 1896 as Brehm’s Tierleben (Life of Animals). This antique print was published by Frederick Warne and Company of London & New York.

This lovely engraving has a lined background, that is not as prominent as in this scanned image.

This engraving is mounted in 50mm wide archival board and covered with cellophane for protection. The actual image measures 95 x.130mm (3 3/4" x 5").

Stock Number: apAR.2Price: $55.00

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