Cancer Chelis Rubis & Titanokeratophyton by Mark Catesby (1731)

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Hand colored copper plate engraving on laid paper, plate No. 37. Vol #1 titled: “Cancer Chelis Rubis & Titanokeratophyton &c.” (The red clawed crab) from “The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands” by Mark Catesby. Published in two volumes, London, in 1731 & 1743. On archival mount, framed under UV glass in a Hogarth style molding. Full margins and exceptional original color.

London, England, 1731.

Materials: Paper, Copperplate Engraving

Dimensions: 29-1/2" W x 27" H  x 1" D

SKU: 1170

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