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The Chimpanzee. Now at the Zoological Society's Gardens, Regents Park.
The Chimpanzee. Now at the Zoological Society's Gardens, Regents Park.
Drawn from Nature & on Stone by Waterhouse Hawkins.
Published for the Artist, by R. Ackerman, at his Eclipse Sporting Gallery, 191, Regent Street. Printed by Lefevre & Kohler 52 Newman St. Oxford Street. [n.d. c.1825.]
Very rare and fine lithograph. 482 x 348mm. 19 x 13¾", large margins. Uncut sheet.
A baby chimpanzee at London Zoo dressed in a smock.
Provenance: Edge Hill, Cheshire
[Ref: 46801]   £520.00  
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[Thrush, greenfinch, sparrow and finch]
[Thrush, greenfinch, sparrow and finch] La grive litorne, le verdier, le moineau-franc et le pinçon. Souvenirs du Chasseur.
Edouard Traviés [signed in plate]. Imp. Lemercier Paris.
Paris, E. Savary et C.e Place du Louvre 10. London, E. Gambart & Co. [c.1850]
Fine hand-coloured lithograph with gum arabic, sheet 610 x 435mm (24 x 17"). Savary blindstamp bottom left.
Dead game hanging by string in tromp-l'oeil frame. One of a series of lithographs of dead quarry, 'Souvenirs du chasseur' by Edouard Traviès (1809 - 1865), animal painter and illustrator. Traviès was born in Doullens in the Somme district of France in March 1809, the younger brother of the caricaturist Charles Joseph Traviès de Villier (1804-1859). Throughout his career he concentrated on natural history subjects, both in watercolour (he exhibited regularly at the Paris Salon between 1831 and 1866) and lithography, as here.
For another plate from the same set see ref. 22489. Provenance: Edge Hill, Cheshire.
[Ref: 46771]   £450.00  
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The Giraffes with the Arabs who brought them over to this Country.
The Giraffes with the Arabs who brought them over to this Country. Zoological Gardens. Regent's Park.
G.Scharf del & lithog. Printed by C.Hullmandel.
London, Published by the Artist, 14 Francis Street, Tottenham Court Road, June 1836.
Very fine hand-coloured lithograph, mint. Sheet: 275 x 380mm (10¾ x 15").
Four giraffes, three Arab handlers and a European in native dress far right, all named below the image. By George Scharf (1788 - 1860), Bavarian-born lithographic artist who arrived in London in 1816.
Provenance: Edge Hill, Cheshire
[Ref: 46732]   £360.00  
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Guinea Pigs. [&] Rabbits.
Guinea Pigs. [&] Rabbits.
Painted by G. Morland. Engraved by W.m Ward Engraver to H.R.H. the Duke of York.
London Published Sept.r. 1806, by James Linnell, 2, Streatham Street, Charlotte Street, Bloomsbury.
A rare & fine pair of mezzotints. Plate: 330 x 370mm (13 x 14½"), with very large margins.
A pair of scenes, one showing two guinea pigs and one showing two rabbits, one of which is eating a carrot.
Frankau: 144 & 234. Provenance: Edge Hill, Cheshire
[Ref: 46725]   £360.00   view all images for this item
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