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Copper plate engraving from the "Flora Londonensis" Plate # 203 Contemporary hand colored botanical study. 8 1/8" x 14 1/2". Author: William Curtis. Attributed illustrator: James Sowerby. Descriptive text on second image. See the Back of document by scrolling down to and opening Digital Objects.
Map of Judea and the Holy Land showing twelve tribal divisions. Copperplate engraving with cartouche. Cartographer: Robert de Vaugondy. 10" x 8 7/8"
AFTB 03-2 Observations Sur Les Points Cardinaux, Lignes, et Cercles De La Sphere (Observations on the Cardinal Points, Lines and Circles of the Sphere), 1760
Globe map produced for Society of Geographic Engineers in Paris. Copperplate engraving depicting East and West globes wiith text and elaborate border. Non-contemporary colored. Restoration to edges. Watermark depicting Maltese cross and chain. 20 3/4" x 14". Prepared by Claude Buy de Mornas, who was a professor of geography and history and published by Louis Charles Desnos, active in Paris at Rue St.Jacques.
Copper plate engraving. Contemporary hand colored. Depicts Coot, Moorhen, Kingfisher, Woodcock and Snipe. Hand laid paper with watermark. 7 1/4" x 11 3/4"
Copperplate engraving, contemporary hand colored botanical showing parts of plants on hand laid paper. Plate 359. Illustrator: Elizabeth Blackwell. 7 3/4" x 12".
Map of Syria and surrounding area. Copperplate engraving, non-contemporary hand colored. Cartouche depicting elephant. 8" x 10". Cartographer: Philipp Cluver.
Wood cut, non-contemporary hand colored Bible leaf from a M. Luther Bible in German. Text with illustrated letters. Bad condition, water damage and worm holes. Folio with 5 1/2" x 4 3/4" image.
DASCILLUS CERVINUS (Beetle) with ORCHIS USTULATA (Burnt-tipped Orchid). Copperplate engraving, contemporary-color hand painted. 8" x 4 5/8". From "British Entomology" by John Curtis. Illustration and engraving by John Curtis.
Metamorphosis of (2) Moths. Copperplate, contemporary hand colored. Illustrator: Rõsel. 7 1/8" x 5 1/2"
Botanical of an Orchid including discriptive text on back. Lithograph, contemporary colored. 10" x 8 3/4". Appeared in "Curtis's Botanical Magazine" , Volume 26 of the 3rd series published in 1870. Lithographer and Illustrator: Walter Hood Fitch
Celestial chart of Northern Hemisphere. Lithograph contemporary hand colored. Also shows Milky Way. Plate Size 8 1/2" x 9 5/8"
Map of North and South America. Copperplate, hand colored map non-contemporary. Cartographer: Robert de Vogaundy. 9" x 7 1/8"
Nautical chart of southeast coast of Florida. The chart is from the U.S. Coast Survey Chart from the Thirteenth Annual Report no 66 of the US Geological Survey. Lithograph, Colored. Plate XLII. 7 1/2 " x 5"
Nautical chart of Marquesas Keys of Florida.. From U.S. Coast Survey Chart from 13th annual no. 70.
Nautical chart of Turtle Harbor and Key Largo,. The chart is from the U.S. Coast Survey Chart from the Thirteenth Annual Report no 66. Machine clolred lithograph.
Incunabulum (in the baby's cradle). Leaf out of Bibliosacra-Latin Vulgate Bible. With rubrication (Red letters). Printed Movable type. 11 1/4" x 8"
Incunabulum [In the Baby's Cradle]. Leaf out of Bibliosacra- Latin Vulgate Bible with Rubrication (red letters). Printed Movable Type. 11 1/4" x 8"
Steel plate engraving from Paul's Travels by Nicholaas Bates. Title page. Leaf 8" x 7 1/8" Engraver: John Cousen