Wilhelm Whales T.LXX. Refining

$175.00

 

This small Austrian hand colored copper plate engraving on hand made rag paper.  It is a historic portrayal of whales and whaling history 200 years ago.  Published for Gottleib Wilhelm 1801-1820.  Engraved by JJ Schmuzer.  There are some minor imperfections due to age, but is in excellent condition overall.  Paper size measures 4 3/4 x 8″  with the image size 4 x 6 1/2″.

Description

Wilhelm Whales T.LXX. Refining

This small Austrian hand colored copper plate engraving on hand made rag paper.  It is a historic portrayal of whales and whaling history 200 years ago.  Published for Gottleib Wilhelm 1801-1820.  Engraved by JJ Schmuzer.  There are some minor imperfections due to age, but is in excellent condition overall.  Paper size measures 4 3/4 x 8″  with the image size 4 x 6 1/2″.

Wilhelm Whales T.LXX. Refining.  This small Austrian hand colored copper plate engraving on hand made rag paper.  A historic portrayal of the whaling industry as it was 200 years ago.