1800 Shaw - Prehensile-tailed porcupine - Mammal - fine first impression in hand colour
1800 Shaw - Prehensile-tailed porcupine - Mammal - fine first impression in hand colour
1800 Shaw - Prehensile-tailed porcupine - Mammal - fine first impression in hand colour

1800 Shaw - Prehensile-tailed porcupine - Mammal - fine first impression in hand colour

$26.00 Dollar

22 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.