Antique prints

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  • Red Squirrelfish & Serranus – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of a Red Squirrelfish & a Serranus from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Red Squirrelfish & Serranus – Fig 7. Der dickstachelige Stachelbarsch (Holocentrum hastatum), Fig. 8. Der gemeine Sclavenbarsch order Fuhrmann (Dules auriga)
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 22.5 x 29.7 cm
    Condition: (G)

    80.00
    80.00
  • Orbicular Batfish, Spotted Scat & Banded Archerfish – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of an Orbicular Batfish, a Spotted Scat & a Banded Archerfish from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Orbicular Batfish, Spotted Scat & Banded Archerfish – Fig. 54. Der betropfte Breitfisch (Platax guttulatus), Fig. 55. Der geschmückte Kothfresser (Scatophagus ornatus), Fig. 56. Der indische Schützenfisch oder Pfeilschielser (Toxotes jaculator)
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 22.0 x 29.7 cm
    Condition: (G)

    80.00
    80.00
  • Garfish / Pipefish (P.6) – Antonio Lafréri

    Rare copper engraved print of a Garfish and a Pipefish. The print was included in Ippolito Salviani’s “Aquatilium Animalium Historiae”, an important and classic work on mediterranean ichthyology. Hippolito Salviani (1514–1572) was an Italian physician, scholar and naturalist, who studied Medicine in Rome and developed a great interest in ichthyology and in natural history.

    The title page of the work states the date 1554, but the printing wasn’t completed until 1557. The illustrations of mediterranean fish species were engraved by Antonio Lafréri.

    Title: Untitled. Pl. 6.
    Date: 1554 (1557)
    Size: 22.0 x 32.4 cm
    Verso: Blank
    Condition: Good (G)
    Condition notes: Minor staining. Later hand color. Tight left margin.
    Publication: Salviano (Hippolyto). Aquatilium Animalium Historiae, Liber Primus, Cum Eorumdem Formis, Aere Excusis, Rome 1554.

    250.00
    250.00
  • Triodon & Pufferfish – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of a pufferfish and a triodon from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Triodon & Pufferfish – Fig. 155. Der indische Dreizahn (Triodon burserius). & Fig. 156. Der rauhe Stachelbauch oder Seekröpfer (Tetraodon hispidus).
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 29.8 x 23.2 cm
    Condition: (G)
    Codition notes: Soiling in the upper left corner, far from the printed image.

    80.00
    80.00
  • Ocean Sunfish – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of an ocean sunfish from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Ocean Sunfish – Fig. 157. Der europäische Mondfisch oder der schwimmende Kopf (Ortagoriscus Mola)
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 29.7 x 23.0 cm
    Condition: (G)

    85.00
    85.00
  • Leatherjacket & Boxfish – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of a leatherjacket and a boxfish from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Leatherjacket & Boxfish – Fig. 152. Der gemeine Eindornfisch (Aluteres monoceros). & Fig. 153. Der vierhornige Kofferfisch oder Seestier (Ostracion quadricornis).
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 29.7 x 23.0 cm
    Condition: (G)

    80.00
    80.00
  • Rough shark & Kitefin shark – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of a rough shark and a kitefin shark from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Rough shark & Kitefin shark – Fig. 178. Der gemeine Stachelhai oder das Meerschwein (Centrina Salviani) & Fig 179. Der gemeine Austerhai order Seehund (Scymnus Lichia)
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 22.5 x 29.7 cm
    Condition: (G)

    80.00
    80.00
  • Basking shark – Leopold Fitzinger

    Rare folio color lithograph of a basking shark from Leopold Joseph Franz Johann Fitzinger’s work, “Bilder-Atlas zur wissenschaftlich-populären Naturgeschichte…”. Published in Vienna, 1864, by K.K. Hof und Staatsdruckerei.

    Title: Basking shark – Fig. 173. Der nordische Riesen-oder Wanderhai (Selache maxima)
    Date: 1864
    Sheet size: 22.0 x 29.7 cm
    Condition: (G)

    85.00
    85.00
  • Spotted ray – Jonathan Couch

    Original antique print of a Spotted ray from Jonathan Couch’s “A History of the Fishes of the British Islands”. The work was published by Groombridge and Sons, London.

    45.00
    45.00
  • Blue Shark – Jonathan Couch

    Original antique print of a blue shark from Jonathan Couch’s “A History of the Fishes of the British Islands”. The work was published by Groombridge and Sons, London.

    45.00
    45.00