Antique Prints of Monkeys, Apes, Lemurs and Sloths

Take a look at our selection of historical monkey prints. All prints are in good condition unless otherwise noted.

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"Affen"
a. Der braune Rollaffe. b. Die graugruene Meerkatze. c. Der Babuin d. Der Mandrill
Cebus Apella Cercopitheus sabaeus Cynocepalus Babuin Papio Mormon

e. Der schwarze Bruellaffe f. De schwanzlose Magot.
Mycetes niger Inuus ecaudatus.

Chromolitho ca 1880. Vertical centerfold.
Margins are spotty. Minor signs of age and use.

25.5 x 36 cm ( 10 x 14.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY239863


"Affen"
a. Der Schimpanse b. Der Orang-Utang c. Der weissbaertige Gibbon d. Der Siamang.
Troglodytes niger. Simia Satyrus. Hylobates Lar. Hylobates Siamang

Chromolitho ca 1880. Vertical centerfold.
Minor signs of age and use.

25.5 x 36 cm ( 10 x 14.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY239864


Rio Chama,Venezuela

"Venezuela: Bajo del Rio Chama"

23 x 35 cm ( 9 x 13.7 ")

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Reverse side:

Venezuela: Bruellaffen am Rio Escalante

"Venezuela: Bruellaffen am Rio Escalante"

35 x 23 cm ( 13.7 x 9 ")

Wood engravings published 1880.

$ 70.00

Order Nr. SOUTHAMERICA246687


"Nachtaffe" ( Night monkeys )

Wood engraving 1876.

19.5 x 12 cm ( 7.6 x 4.7 ")

$ 20.00

Order Br, MONKEY245152


"Makak" ( Macaca 9

Wood engraving 1876.

20 x 13 cm ( 7.8 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY246012


"L'Orang-Outang"

Steel etching by Paquien after Travies, ca 1850. Original hand coloring.
Fold at the bottom of the page in the middle of the title. Light browning on margin edges.

Image: 17.5 x 11.5 cm ( 6.8 x 4.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9723


"L'Indri"

Copper etching by Hubert ca 1750.
Spot in right margin, otherwise very clean.

12.7 x 8.3 cm ( 5 x 3.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9722


No Title

At the top of the print are comparisons and images of skulls and skeletons of humans and chimpanzes. At the bottom is a skull, skeleton and image of an orang-outan.

Wood engraving ca 1875. Backside is printed with information (in English) about apes, monkey, lemurs and chimpanzes. Print has two tiny repaired tears on right margin edge. A few minor spots. Light creasing in lower right margin corner.

Page size: 35 x 25 cm ( 13.7 x 9.8 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9750


No title.

Images of sloths and their skeletons. Backside is printed (in English) with an article about sloths.
Wood engraving ca 1875.
A few very minimal spots and one tiny repaired tear on left margin edge.

Page size: 35 x 25 cm ( 13.7 x 9.8 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9749


"Stellungen verschiedener Menschenaffen"
"1-5 Orang-Utan, 6-8 Gibbon"

Wood engraving published 1876.

21 x 13.5 cm ( 8.2 x 5.3 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY245238


"Hand und Fuss verschiedener Affen"

Wood engraving 1876. Below the title are the numbered names of the various primates corresponding
to the images.

19.5 x 13.5 cm ( 7.6 x 5.3 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MONKEY245237


" Ordre des Primates"
" 1. Maki rouge ( Lemur ruber ) "
" 2. Maki mococo ( Lemur catta )"

Fine steel engraving by Annedouche after Travies ca 1855.

Original hand coloring. Very light spotting in lower right corner.

Page size: 24 x 14.7 cm ( 9.4 x 5.7 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY239010


"Le Ouititi Le Tamarin"

Pen Lithograph ca 1850. Original hand coloring. Light scattered spotting.

Image: 18 x 12.5 cm ( 7 x 4.9 ")
Page size: 22.2 x 15.2 cm ( 8.7 x 5.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9726


Lemur

"Eine Gruppe von Halbaffen ( Lemur catta ) aus Madagaskar"

Wood engraving made after a painting by Wilhelm Kuhnert, 1904.

Vertical centerfold to fit original book size.

22 x 30 cm ( 8.6 x 11.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY246449


Monkeys

"Affen der Neuen Welt"

Wood engravings of New World monkeys. Below each image is the name in German and Latin.
Published 1894. Vertical centerfold.

Page size: 24 x 30 cm ( 9.4 x 11.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY246735


monkeys of the Old World

"Affen der Alten Welt I"

"Affen der Alten Welt IV"

Same page turned around:

Apes

"Affen der Alten Welt IV"

"Affen der Alten Welt I"

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Reverse side:

Chimpanze

"Affen der Alten Welt II"

Affen der Alten Welt III"

Page turned around:

GUEREZA

Affen der Alten Welt III"

"Affen der Alten Welt II"

Wood engravings on both sides of a pge published 1894. Below each image is the
name of the monkey in Latin and German. Centerfold. A few very minor spots.

Page size: 31 x 24 cm ( 12.2 x 9.4 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MONKEY246736


"1. L'Aye-Aye. 2. Le Ouititi. 3. Le Papion"

Copper etching by Ramus after H. Gobin, ca 1850. Original hand coloring.
Light browning on margin edges. Light creases in lower left margin corner.

Page size: 28.5 x 18.5 cm ( 11.2 x 7.2 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9721


Pavian

Chromolithograph after Wilhelm Kuhnert, ca 1890.

19.6 x 13 cm ( 7.7 x 5.1 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9753


"Le Petit Makis gris.... Le Loris........"

Copper etching by M. Coignet after Prêtre, ca 1780. Original hand coloring.
Light uneven age toning.

14.7 x 8.7 cm ( 5.7 x 3.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9734


"Gorilla. - Troglodytes Gorilla"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed. Narrow upper and lower margins.

12.5 x 10.3 cm ( 4.9 x 4 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9731


"Maennlicher Gorilla im Urwald"

Wood engraving printed in color after a painting by Wilhelm Kuhnert 1904.

20 x 13.5 cm ( 7.8 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY246441


"Wanderoo Silenus veter"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

11 x 7.2 cm ( 4.3 x 2.8 ")

$ 15.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9720


"Gorilla"

Wood engraving ca 1880. Wide margins.

20.5 x 15.7 cm ( 8 x 6.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9729


"Gorilla im Kampf um den Besitz eines Weibchens"
(Gorilla fighting for the possesion of a female.)

Wood engraving after Jean Bungartz, ca 1880. Backside is printed.

31.5 x 22.2 cm ( 12.4 x 8.7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9727


Dschlada ( Cynocephlas gelada)

Wood engraving by Jahrmargt after Muetzel, ca1890. Backside is printed.

11.6 x 12.8 cm ( 4.5 x 5 ")

$ 20.00

Order nr. MONKEY9756


"Portrait of an Orang Outang"

Wood engraving, 1844.
Backside print shows lightly on frontside.

10.5 x 13.3 cm ( 4.1 x 5.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9741


No Title

Wood engraving 1855. Backside is printed.

Height of monkey: 9.5 cm ( 3.7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY 9740


"Orang-Utan und Schimpansen im Berliner Aquarium"

Wood engraving ca 1885, Reverse side is printed. Overall light age toning.

32 x 23.5 cm ( 12.5 x 9.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY237259


"Midas Rosalia"

Steel engraving by Linares from " The Naturalist's Library" that was published by Henry Bohn in London about 1860.
Original hand coloring. Minor light spotting. Light lines in margins where print was once framed.

Page size: 17 x 10.5 cm ( 6.6 x 4.1 ")
Height of monkey: 8 cm ( 3.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9724


"The Drill Papio leucophaeus"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

9.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3.7 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9715


"Coaita Ateles paniscus"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

11 x 12.5 cm ( 4.3 x 4.9 )

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY7916


Green Monkeys

Wood engraving ca 1880.

20.6 x 16 cm ( 8.1 x 6.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9759


1. Primates Cheiromys Aye-Aye ( Cheiromys madagascaniensis)
2. Tardigrades Bradypus a dos brule ( Bradypus ustus Acheus ustus)

Steel engraving by Fourier after Travies ca 1850. Original hand coloring.
Light browning on margin edges.

Page size: 23.6 x 14.2 cm ( 9.2 x 5.6 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9760


Baboons (Cynocephalus Babuin)

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

12.9 x 16 cm ( 5.1 x 6.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9762


"Gelada Cynocephalus gelada"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

14 x 15 cm ( 5.5 x 5.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9717


"Le Nasique"

Wood engraving from "Magasin Universel", dated 1838.
Backside is printed.

14 x 18.3 cm ( 5.5 x 7.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9728


Grand Papion

Copper etching by Baron after De Seve from "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring. Left margin has been widened.
Hardly visible repaired tear in upper margin that reaches into image.

19 x 15 cm ( 7.4 x 5.9 ")

$ 65.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9748


Gruenaffe

Wood engraving by specht, ca 1890.

19.5 x 13.5 cm ( 7.6 x 5.3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9758


Husarenaffe (Cercopithecus ruber)

Wood engraving by Muetzel. Backside is printed.

8.6 x 12.3 cm ( 3.3 x 4.8 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9754


Makak

Chromolithograph ca 1890.

19.5 x 13.3 cm ( 7.6 x 5.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9752


Fig. 1. Le Coaita. Fig. 2. Le Sajou.

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring.

32.4 x 20.2 cm ( 12.7 x 7.9 ")

$80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9746


Fig. 1. Le Macque. Fig. 2. Le Douc

Copper etching from"Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring.

31.6 x 20.2 cm ( 12.4 x 7.9 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY 9743


Fig. 1. Le Papion. Fig. 2. L'Ouanderou

Copper etching by Bernard after Martinet for "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring. Overall age toning. Some scattered spotting.

32 x 20.5 cm ( 12.6 x 8 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9712


Fig. 1. Le Papion. Fig. 2. L'Ouanderou

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring.

31.2 x 20.2 cm ( 12.2 x 7.9 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9744


Fig. 1. Le Tamarin. Fig. 2. L'Ouistiti

Copper etching by Bernard after Martinet for "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring. Overall age toning. Some scattered spotting.

32 x 20.5 cm ( 12.6 x 8 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9713


Fig. 1. Le Tamarin. Fig. 2. L'Ouistiti

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring.

32 x 20.5 cm ( 12.6 x 8 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9745


Fig. 1. Le Joko. Fig. 2. Le Gibbon.

Copper etching for "Histoire Naturelle", published 1751 in Paris.
Modern hand coloring. Some small, scattered small spots.

31.6 x 20.9 cm ( 12.4 x 8.2")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9738


Le Vari Le Monocus Le Lory

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle", published ca 1760 in Paris.

31 x 20 cm ( 12.2 x 7.8 ")

$ 50.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9763


Nonnenaffe (Cercopithecus mona)

Wood engraving by Muetzel, ca 1890. Backside is printed.

14.3 x 11 cm ( 5.6 x 4.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9751


"Black Macque"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

10.2 x 8 cm ( 4 x 3.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9718


"Baboons"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Backside is printed.

12.5 x 12.5 cm ( 4.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. MONKEY9719


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