This listing is for an 1857 print from engraving drawn by J. Stewart and engraved by J. Bishop,
A hand coloured print from engraving, the scene speaks for itself. It is sub-titled:
European Brown Bear
American Black Bear
Provenance: From a series of engravings in Oliver Goldsmith's History of the Earth and Animated Nature; Publisher: Blackie and Son, Glasgow, Edinburgh & London 1857.
The print measures 230 x 160 mm ( 9.25 x 5.75 " ) approx. It has a blank reverse. It has a considerable amount of age yellowing and marking, please refer to scans for condition. This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve.
The term "an original print" is an image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcut etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time.
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