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Antique Beetle Print / Rutela pulchella -Macraspis fucata


SUBJECT: A beautiful hand coloured print from Sir William Jardine's Naturalist Library, published by W.H.Lizars of Edinburgh:
- plate 15
Rutela pulchella, Macraspis fucata, Melolontha Fullo male and female

PRINTING METHOD : engraving, blank on reverse.

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

DATE: 1850's

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.
20 EUR