Animal of the granulated or tuberculated Paper Nautilus

Method Copper engraving with hand colouring
Artist Charles Heath
Published 1808 Octr. 1 London Published by G. Kearsley Fleet Street.
Dimensions Image 117 x 74 mm, Plate 176 x 113 mm, Sheet 213 x 135 mm
Notes From George Shaw's General Zoology, or, Systematic Natural History. Shaw's publication was issued in several volumes between 1800 and 1826.

George Shaw (1751-1813) was a notable English zoologist and botanist. Although originally beginning his career as a medical practitioner, Shaw went on to be an assistant lecturer in botany at Oxford University, and keeper of the British Museum's natural history department.
Framing mounted
Price £50.00
Stock ID 35387