1800 Heath after Shaw - THREE TOED SLOTH Mammal - hand colour


21.7 x 13.5 cm

Fine copper engraving. Later hand color.

Printed by Keasrley, Fleet Street, 1800.

Dr. Shaw (1751-1813) was a Fellow of the Royal Society, co-founder of the Linnean Society and a zoologist and keeper of the natural history department at the British Museum in London.