Animals Cape of Good Hope Zebra Wolf Tiger Wild Goat 1778 antique engraved print
$ 55.00

Animals of the Capoe of Good-Hope: Cape Sheep, Wild Ass, Zebra, Wild Goat, Wolf Tiger, & Civet Cat

(Beasts of Southern Africa)

Issued 1778, London

Charming original antique engraved print. Set within an ornate engraved frame like border which adds a most appealing visual impact.

Printed in the late 18th century, the hand made paper has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, mostly clean & well preserved.

A lovely historic image which is not often seen, and is perfect for display.

A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable image is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].

In Good+ to near Very Good or better condition; normal uniform minor age toning to sheet as typical, light waviness and small staining or spotting. Overall the printed image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.

A fascinating antique printed image which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own and display.

Sheet measures c.  13 3/4" H x  8 5/8" W.

Printed area measures c. 10 7/8" H x  6 1/4" W