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Flying Frog of Java. Wonderful little engraving c1894

Flying Frog of Java. Wonderful little engraving c1894

by Lydekker, Richard

Frog antique print. Javan Flying Frog c1894 (half-framed).

Original wood engraving for a zoological encyclopedia published by Frederick Warne and Company of London & New York in 1894. The Royal Natural History by Richard Lydekker BA, FGS, FZS, Etc. (sic.) was adapted from Brehm’s Tierleben (Life of Animals) first published in Leipzig in 1864 and republished in Austria c1896.

This lovely engraving has fine later hand-colour, and the lined background sets off the animal beautifully.

This antique print is mounted between antique-white ragmat conservation boards and covered with cellophane for presentation and protection until framed. The actual image window measures 85 x.130mm (3 1/4 x 5 inches). External measurement for frame window is 185 x 230mm (7 1/4 x 9 inches).

Stock Number: apAR.3Price: $110.00