23 x 16 cm
Fine copper engraving. Later hand color.
FROM THE RARE AND FINE LARGE PAPER EDITION
Printed by Kearsley, Fleet Street, 1804.
On fine paper in an unusually large format.
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.