St. Johns Art and Antiques
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1800 item #851816 (stock #44720050)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Grey-Lag Goose (Anas Anser) #50 from the work "The Natural History of British Birds..." by Edward Donovan published between 1794 and 1819, with interesting and colorful hand-colored engravings. The plates measure 9.25" x 5.75". This plate is from vol. 2, published in 1795 and includes text page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1800 item #851821 (stock #44720096)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Northern Diver (Colymbus Glacialis) #96 from the work "The Natural History of British Birds..." by Edward Donovan published between 1794 and 1819, with interesting and colorful hand-colored engravings. The plates measure 9.25" x 5.75". This plate is from vol. 2, published in 1795 and includes text page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1003312 (stock #42680571J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Redbreasted Snipe (macrorhamphus griseus) plate#571
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #1003308 (stock #42680566)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Description: Marsh Sandpiper (totanus stagnatilis) plate#566
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #959510 (stock #44291039)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$100.00
Sweet-scented Epinendrum or Epiphytic Orchid (epinendrum fragrans) plate#1039
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure (inches 7.88 X 6.25)(centimeters 20.02 X 15.88), although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #973781 (stock #42680581J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$150.00
Roseate Tern (Sterna Dougalli) plate#581
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847787 (stock #44412678)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$10.00
Diaphanous Jungermannia (jungermannia hyalina) plate#2678
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure 11.375" x 8.75". This plate is from vol. 1 of the Supplement, published in 1831 and includes text page...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #955555 (stock #22510017J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$50.00
Description: Golden Eagle or aquila chrysaeto from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. This plate is from one of the earlier editions. The plates measure 10.00" x 6.63". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #959505 (stock #44291086)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Butterfly Orchid (Oncidium Papilio, now Psycopsis) plate#1086
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure 7.88" x 6.25", although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 11, published in 1825 and includes text page and photocopy of correct title page.

Condition: Offsetting...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #970482 (stock #42680434T)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$150.00
Pochard (Fuligula Ferina) plate#434
from the "A HISTORY OF THE BIRDS OF EUROPE, INCLUDING ALL THE SPECIES INHABITING THE WESTERN PALÆARCTIC REGION" by Henry Eeles Dresser, Richard Bowdler, Sharpe and Arthur Hay Vicount Walden. Large 4to size (12.50" x 9.75"). London 1871–1881 (with supplement that came out in 1896). 720 hand-coloured lithographs, by John Gerrard Keulemans, Joseph Wolf, Edward Neale, Archibald Thorburn and others. Originally published in 93 parts. This print is from 1878 ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #957759 (stock #44290932)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Yellow Hibiscus, also known as Chinese Hibiscus, China rose and shoe flower (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) plate#932
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure 7.88" x 6.25", although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 10, published in 1824 and includes text page and photocopy o...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #966492 (stock #44291054)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$120.00
Speckled alstroemeria or Peruvian Lily (alstroemeria pulchella) plate#1065
from the work "The Botanical Cabinet Consisting Of Coloured Delineations Of Plants From All Countries..." by Conrad Loddiges & Sons. London 1817-1833, with fine hand-colored engravings by George Cooke. The plates measure (inches 7.88 X 6.25) (centimeters 20.02 X 15.88), although they are from the fully coloured quarto(4to) edition. This plate is from vol. 11, published in 1825 and includes text page an...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #928831 (stock #44770028)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$150.00
"A Mender of Porcelain" plate #28. From the work "Costumes of the Various Countries: The Costume of China." Illustrated in Sixty Coloured Engravings; with explanations in English and French. By George Henry Mason, Esquire, Major of His Majesty's (late) 102nd Regiment. London: Printed for William Miller, Old-Bond Street; by S. Gosnell, Little Queen Street, Holborn, 1800. Hand colored engravings by James Dadley after Pu-Qua. Large 4to size, 14.00" by 10.25" (35.56cm x 26.04cm). ...
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #878480 (stock #44710044J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$115.00
The Hyæna Dog - Lycaon Pictus, #0012 from the work "Dogs, Jackals, Wolves, and Foxes: A Monograph of the Canidæ." by St. George Mivart, F.R.S.; with woodcuts and 45 coloured plates drawn from nature by J.G. Keulemans and hand-coloured. London R.H. Porter, 18 Princes Street, Cavendish Square, W., and Dulai & Co., 37 Soho Square, W. 1890. 4to size (10.00" x 7.50" or 25.4cm x 19.05cm).

Condition: Very good overall; with typical impurities in the paper; binding holes. Includes text pages and a...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1910 item #916993 (stock #44680413)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$40.00
Johnny Jumpup (Viola tricolor), Plate#413
from Vol. 3 of Prof. Dr. Thomé’s work “Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz.” Octavo(8vo) size (8.50" x 6.00")(21.59cm x 15.24cm.) Germany, 1905, Chromolithograph. Includes copy of title page.

Condition: Good and clean overall; slight edge discoloration; binding edge.

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #838445 (stock #44850205)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$20.00
Twait (or Twaite) Shad, Plate# 205 from Vol. 4 of Jonathan Couch's work HISTORY OF THE FISHES OF THE BRITISH ISLANDS. FROM DRAWINGS BY THE AUTHOR COLORED PRINTED WOOD ENGRAVINGS BY BENJAMIN FAWCETT. LONDON: GROOMBRIDGE AND SONS, 5, PATERNOSTER ROW. 1865.

Measures approximately 9.75" X 6.00" (24.77cm x 15.24cm).

The print is shrinkwrapped onto acid-free foamboard and includes a copy of title page.

Condition: Good over all; binding edge; minor foxing (see Enlargements #5 and...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1900 item #912279 (stock #44540117J)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$50.00
Eider Duck #117 from the work "A History of British Birds" by Francis Orpen Morris, published between 1851 and 1857, with editions continuing to 1897. These are Colored wood engravings. The plates measure 7.25" x 4.75". The Title Page reads: "A History of British Birds". By The Rev. F.O.Morris. B.A., Member of the Ashmolean Society. London: Groombridge and Sons. 5, Paternoster Row.

Condition: Very good; binding edge with remains of glue; small soft crease (Upper-Left). Includes copy o...

All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Ephemera : Print : Pre 1837 VR item #847781 (stock #44412139)
St. Johns Art and Antiques
$5.00
Fibrous-branched Conferva (Conferva fibrata) plate#2139
from the work "English Botany..." by James Sowerby, a periodical published between 1790 and 1814 with fine hand-colored engravings that cover every possible subject from the lowliest mold spore to the finest flower specimens of the day. The plates measure (inches 11.375 X 8.750) (centimeters 28.893 X 22.225) This plate is from vol. 30, published in 1810 and includes text page.

The Title Page reads: "English botany; or...