Antique Prints of Hippopotamuses and Rhinoceroses and Similar Animals.

A selection of decorative, historical animal prints.

All prints are in very good condition unless otherwise noted.

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"von den Thieren der Erden"
"Elephantenmeister / Nasenhorn / Rhinoceros, Cap. 42"
"Elephant/ Helffant / Elphas, Cap. 43"

Wood cuts of the Rhinoceros and Elephant from a page out of the book titled: " Vollstaendiges Kraeuterbuch oder das Buch ueber all drey Reiche der natur..................."

By Adam Lonitzer ( Loncier ) (1528-1586 ), Peter Uffenbach and Balthasar Ehrhart. Published in Augsburg, 1783.
Original hand coloring. On the reverse side is text about herbs. Some signs of age and use.

Page size: 28 x 17.5 cm ( 11 x 6.8 " )

$ 120.00

Order Nr. ELEPHANT245917


"Nashorner"
" 1. Afrikanisches Nashorn ( Rhinoceros bicornis )
2. Indisches Nashorn ( Rhinoceros indicus )"

Wood engravings published 1895. Light age toning.

21 x 13 cm ( .2 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO247402


hunting a hippopotamus

"Jagd des Nilpferds" ( hunting a hippopotamus )

Steel engraving ca 1850.

8 x 12 cm ( 3.1 x 4.7 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. NORTHAFRICA246017


Nilpferd

"Erbeutetes Nilpferd"

Text illustration published 1900. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 18 cm ( 4.3 x 7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO246835


No Title. Hippopotamus, Flusspferd.

Wood engraving dated 1854. Very fine original hand coloring.
Two extra pages of text in German about hippopotamuses.

20 x 15.5 cm ( 7.8 x 2.1 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. HIPPOPOTAMUS236989


"Doppelnashorn (Rinoceros bicornis) 1/20 natuerl. Grosse."

Wood engraving by Spect ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

15.6 x 13.2 cm ( 6.1 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO237897


ćEin Rhinozeroskampf in Baroda vor dem Prinzen von Wales"

Baroda was a prince-state in today's Indian stae of Gujarat.

Wood engraving. Published in a German periodical. Ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

Light general age toning. Some traces of use along margin edges. Crease in lower left corner.

22,2 x 32 cm (ca. 8.7 x 12.6")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO237718


Copper engraving from the Encyclopedia by D. Diderot and J. d'Alembert. It was published in Paris ca 1770.
Attractive contemporary hand coloring. Lower margin has been widened.

15.7 x 19 cm ( 6.1 x 7.4 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO241809


Rhinoceros

Rhinocoros

Pen lithograph, ca 1850. Modern hand coloring.

Print has overall age toning and some scattered little spots in margins, especially
near edges. Small, repaired tear in lower right margin corner.

Image height: 15.4 cm ( 6 ")
Page size: 25.2 x 16.5 cm ( 9.9 x 6.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO9079

Rhinoceros

Nashorn

Wood engraving by R. Illner after
Robert Kretchmer, ca 1870.
Modern hand coloring.

19.5 x 12.5 cm ( 7.6 x 4.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO9080

"Angriff auf ein Nilpferd" ( Attack on a hippopotamus )

Wood engraving 1882.

Image with border: 20.3 x 28 cm ( 7.9 x 11 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO241177


"Eine Jagd an den Ufern des Zambesi in sudoestlichen Afrika"

Wood engraving 1882. Light pink border is faded.

Image with border:19 x 26 cm ( 7.4 x 10.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO241691


Rhinoceros

Rhinoceros bicornis. Two horned Rhinoceros

Copper etching by J. Scott after S. Edwards. Dated 1808. Published in London.
Modern hand coloring. Upper margin has been widened. Light browning on margin edges.

11 x 19.2 cm ( 4.3 x 7.5 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO9081


The Hippopotamus

Wood engraving 1855. Some reverse print visible on front side.

8.1 x 14.3 cm ( 3.2 x 5.6 " )

$ 20.00

Order Nr. Order Nr. HIPPORHINO9088


Rhinoceros

Indisches Nashorn (Rhinoceros unicornis)

Wood engraving from Meyers Konv.- Lexikon, ca 1875. Modern hand coloring.
Narrow upper margin.

9.2 x 12.3 cm ( 3.6 x 4.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO 9082


Hippopatamus

"Hippopotamus Capensis"
"Hippopotame du Cap"

Lithograph, ca 1850. Original hand coloring.
Print has some light scattered spotting. Tiny repaired tear on lower margin edge.

Page size: 17 x 27 cm ( 6.7 x 10.6 ")
Length of Hippopotamus: 12.7 cm ( 5 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO 9152


"Hippopotamus"

Wood engraving 1898.

20 x 16 cm ( 7.8 x 6.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO245754


Rhinoceros

"Rhinoceros"

Chromolithograph by Selmar Hess in New York, 1898 Very light age toning in margins.

19 x 12.5 cm ( 3.5 x 4.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. HIPPORHINO245753


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