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ANTIQUE PRINT ALBERTUS SEBA: CABINET OF NATURAL CURIOSITIES: INSECTS - MOTHS PLATE T.XXVII


SUBJECT: A beautiful hand coloured print from Sir Albertus Seba: Cabinet of Natural Curiosities:
Insects - Moths - Plate T.XXVII

Albertus Seba’s Cabinet of Natural Curiosities is one of the 18th century’s greatest natural history achievements and remains one of the most prized natural history books of all time. Though scientists of his era often collected natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam-based pharmacist Albertus Seba (1665-1736) was unrivaled in his passion.

PRINTING METHOD : engraving, blank on reverse.

SHEET SIZE: 10 x 16 cm (4" x 6.3")

DATE: 18th Century

CONDITION : This is an ORIGINAL antique print and not a modern reproduction! All our prints are generally in good condition, but please note that all antique prints are subject to age toning so you should expect small imperfections such minor yellowing, blemishes, soiling, etc. On the other hand that gives them much more antique charm and patina.

NO REPRODUCTIONS in this shop. The above images has been cropped, the original sheet has not been cropped. Comes in new clear sleeve, protected and supported with firm cardboard.
46 EUR