Antique Print-ESKIMO DOG-HUSKY-Brehm-1890

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Plate: 'Eskimohund'. (Husky, Eskimo dog.)
Condition: Very good. General age-related toning and occasional light stains from handling. Please study image carefully.
Medium: Wood engraving on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 16.8 x 25 cm. The image size is ca. 13.4 x 21 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 6.6 x 9.8 inch. The image size is ca. 5.3 x 8.3 inch.
Part Number: 18455
Location: C106-22
Description: This attractive original old antique print / plate originates from: 'Brehms Tierleben' (English title: Brehm's Life of Animals) is a reference book, first published in the 1864, which made its author, Alfred Edmund Brehm, known around the world. This plate is from a 1892 or 1900 edition.

Artists and Engravers: The author Alfred Edmund Brehm (1829-1884), was a German zoologist, natural history illustrator and writer, the son of Christian Ludwig Brehm. Through the book titled 'Brehms Tierleben', his name became a synonym for popular zoological literature. Litho by or after W. Kuhnert.