Antique Print-STRIPED HYENA-Brehm-1890

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Plate: 'Streifenhyene'. (Striped hyena.)
Condition: Excellent, given age. General age related toning and occasional light staining from handling as visible on image. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Lithograph on a vellin type paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 25 x 17 cm. The image size is ca. 18.6 x 14.2 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.8 x 6.7 inch. The image size is ca. 7.3 x 5.6 inch.
Part Number: 18456
Location: C106-21
Description: This original antique print 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.