Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings
1840 Australian ABORIGINES Honegger ORIGINAL handcol FOLIO stone lithography - Ethnology
Native of Tasmania.
Lithographed by Honegger after Fuchs.
In EXQUISITE ORIGINAL hand coloured. As such extremely rare.
Stone lithography was the first printmaking technology that allowed a traditional artist to work using traditional techniques, and to create prints that could rival an original painting in terms of detail, mood and color variations.
[Issued in: SCHINZ, HEINRICH RUDOLF].
NATURGESCHICHTE UND ABBILDUNGEN DER SÄUGETHIERE]
[Zürich: Brodtmann, 1840].
FOLIO LEAF: 33 x 23.4 cm
Item Condition: Please view images carefully.