Antique Reptile Prints

This ia a selection of our reptile prints. Please contact us if your are looking for special prints.

All prints are in Very Good condition unless otherwise mentioned.

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1. Tortue De Terre. 2. Tortue De Mer. 3. Le Cameleon.

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle" published 1751 in Paris.

Image size: 31.5 x 21.5 cm ( 12.4 x 8.4 ")
Page size: 40.3 x 26 cm ( 15.8 x 10.2 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9698


Snake Charmers

"Snake Charmers, Inhabitants of the Riff Coast, Morocco"

Wood engraving by H. J. Johnson dated 1859. Reverse side is printed.

23.5 x 34.5 cm ( 9.2 x 13.5 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE246997


Upper image: "Der grüne Drache oder die gemeine Flatter-Galeste." (Draco viridis)
Lower image: " Der mexicanische Dorn Leguan" (Chamaeleopsis Hernandesii)

Lithograph printed in color. Ca 1860.
Print has overall light age toning. Some very minimal spotting. Browning along margin edges.

30.7 x 24.4 cm ( 12 x 9.6 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9653


"Alligator aus China"

Wood engraving after Lascelles, 1904. Reverse side is printed.

13.5 x 21 cm ( 5.3 x 8.2 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. REPTILE246445


Ohne Titel: Zwei Krokodile / Two crocodiles

One of the crocodiles is eating a mouse? and the other a snake. In the upper left is a crocodile with a man in its jaws!

Altkolorierter anonyme Kupferradierung. Ca. 1850

Originally hand-colored anonymous copper etchings. Ca. 1850

In den Rändern Anzeichen von Alter und gebrauchsspuren.

Mittelpfalz verstärkt und repariert.

Traces of age and use in margins. Centerfold has been reinforced and repaired in lower margin.

Ca. 26,2 x 35,6 cm ( 10.3 x 14 ")

$ 175.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237204


"Fisch-Lurche u. Crocodille"

Von oben: From above:

Sklett der Fisch-Eidechse (Ichthyoscurus)

Sklett der Hals-Eidechse ( Plesiosaurus)

Gavial

Nil-Crocodil

Altkolorierte Kupferradierung von C. Mayer from Oken's Naturgeschichte

Originally hand-colored copper etching by C. Mayer from Oken's Naturgeschichte

Ca. 1850

Einige Altersspuren, vor allem in den Margen

Some traces of age and use, especially in marges.

$ 90.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237203


Krokodile auf einer Insel des Ganges ( Crocodiles on an island of the Ganges River )

Wood engraving, 1877. Reverse side is printed.
Overall light age toning.

22.5 x 31.5 cm ( 8.8 x 12.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237248


"Vipera Ferro Di Lancia - Vipera lanceolata"

Here is a rare and beautiful lithograph from the "Atlante Zoologico Popolare" published in Naples (1863) by Giovanni Boschi. The lithograph was made by Raimondo Petraroja. This work comprised eight volumes of most known animals, even some that are now extinct. The books were published from 1863-1879. In the lower margin is the lithographers blind stamp. The original hand coloring is superb.

Fine lithograph by Raimondo Petraroja after Rispoli. Original hand coloring.
Extra page of text in Italian about this snake.

Minor signs of age and use. Spot in lower right corner.

Page size: 27.5 x 38.5 cm ( 10.8 x 15.1 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238414


"Der Kaiman" (caiman)

Altkolorierte anonyme Lithographie (deutsch)

Ca. 1850/60

Originally hand-colored anonymous lithograph (German)

Ca. 1850/60

Altersspuren. Fleckin an Rändern. Darstellung sehr gut.

Traces of age and use, especially along edges. Image very good.

Seitenmaß / Page size: ca. 16,8 x 26,5 cm

$ 75.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237205


Die neuguinische Stachel-Chalcide (Triblonetus Novae Guinae)
Die capische Schindel-Chalcide (Camacsairra angzinea)

Lithographs printed in color by the k.k. Hof u. Staatsdruckerei ca 1875.

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

$ 55.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9708


Die rauhhaltige Panzer Chalcide (Tropidogerrhon rudicollis)
Die zweibindige Scink Chalcide ( aspidosaurus bifasciatus)

Lithographs printed in color by the k.k. Hof u. Staatsdruckerei ca 1875.

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

$ 55.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9707


Der Japanische Riesen - Olm ( Megalobatrachus Sieboldii)

Lithographs printed in color by the k.k. Hof u. Staatsdruckerei ca 1875.

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

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9710


Iguaniens. 1. Iguane tuberculeux (Iguana tuberculata)
Lacertiens. 2. Lezard vert (Lacerta viridis)

Steel engraving by Gulou after Oudart ca 1875. Original hand coloring. A few small sports in title.

10.5 x 18.1 cm ( 4.1 x 7.1 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9700


"Camelion. 2. Siren. 3.Salamander"

Copper engraving by F. Kearny, 1823.

8.5 x 15 cm ( 3.3 x 5.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE246034


"Rattle Snake - 2. Cerastes or horned Viper - 3. Common Viper "

Copper engraving by F. Kearny, 1823.

8.5 x 15 cm ( 3.3 x 5.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE246023


a. "Die glatte Natter b. Die Schlangenbader Natter c. Die zweifarbige Seeschlange d. Die Blindschleiche.
Coluber austriacus Coluber Flavescens Pelamys bicolor Anguis fragilis

Chromolithograph ca 1880. Vertical centerfold. Light spotting and browning in margins.

26.5 x 36 cm ( 10.4 x 14.")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE240967


"Schlangen"
"Abgottschlange ( Boa Constrictor ), Ringelnatter (Tropidnotus natrix), Korallenrollschlange (Tortrix scytale), Ularburong (Dispas dendrophila), Schlingnatter (Coronella laevis)"

Wood engraving 1895.

13.5 x 21 cm ( 5.3 x 8.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE244487


"1. Spiny Lobster 2. Violet Crab, 3. Sea Tortise, 4. Land Tortise"

Copper engraving by Ellis, 1823.

16 x 9 cm ( 6.2 x 3.5 ")

$ 15.00

Order Nr. REPTILE244865


"Un Nouvel Ouvrage D'Avisseau"
"Vase d'Avisseau, de Tours, tire du cabinet de M. Pitre Chevalier"

Artistic vase by the artis D'Avisseau in Tours with a snake and other natural themes.
Wood engraving dated 1852. Reverse side is printed with unrelated text.

15 x 14 cm ( 5.9 x 5.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE245949


"Schildkroeten"

a. Die Riesenschildkroete a. Die Karettschildkroete c. Die griechische Schildkroete d. Die gewoehnliche europaeische Schildkroete
a.Chelonia Mydas b. Chelonia imbricata c. Testudo graeca. d. Emys europea.

Chromolithograph ca 1880. Vertical centerfold. Light spotting and browning in margins.
Repair in lower margin on centerfold.

26.5 x 36 cm ( 10.4 x 14.")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE240944


"Schildkroeten" ( turtles )
"Testudo, Cinyxis, Emys, Chelys, Apidonectus, Trionyx, Sphargis, Chelonia"

Steel engraving by C. Loeffler for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging. Repaired tear in lower left margin corner.

29 x 22.5 cm 11.4 x 8.8 ")

$ 75.00

Order Nr. REPTILE241696


"Amboine. - Expulsion d un intru" ( Ambon)

Wood engraving after Wallace, 1872. Repaired tear ( 1 cm) in upper margin-image).
On the reverse side is an image of the bird "Tanyalptere des Forets".

15.5 x 23.2 cm ( 6.1 x 9.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. SOUTHEASTASIA240404


Charlemagne

"La Legende du Serpent"

"Le serpent montrant a Charlemagne son nid occupe par le crapaud"
( the serpant shows Charllemagne the nest occupied by a toad )

Below the image is text in French about Charlemagne, the legend of the serpentand his trip to Switzerland.
The text continues on the reverse side.

Image: 125 x 14.5 cm ( 4.9 x 5.7 ")

Order Nr. REPTILE244765SOLD


"Schuppen - Eidechsen"
"Dracunculus, Calotes, Hipsilophus, Chamoelopsus, Chamoeleo, Dactyloa, Chamydosaurus, Basilisous"

Lithograph by C. Schach for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging in margins.
Small repaired tears on lower margin edge and in upper left corner.

Image: 29.8 x 24.5 cm ( 11.7 x 9.6 ")

$ 120.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242720


" 1. Runzelschleiche ( Caecilia), 2. Guertelschleiche ( Amphisboena) 2. Steifling ( Propus),
4. Ruesselschleiche ( Typhlops ) 5. Wickelscschleife ( Tortrix ), 6. Stummelschleiche ( Pseudopus ),
7. Schenkelschleiche ( Seelotus ), 8. Wurmschleiche ( Chaleides ), 9. Glanzschleiche ( Scincus )"

Lithograph by Loeffler for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging in margins.

Image: 23 x 28.5 cm ( 9 x 11.2 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. REPTILE243239


"Stellio, Hemidactylus, Ptyodacttus, Uroplatus, Phyllarus......"

Lithograph by C. Maier for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging in margins. Crease in lower left corner margin.

Image: 23.5 x 26 cm ( 9 x 10.2 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. REPTILE243236


" Tropidurus, Urocentron, Lacerta, Ameiva, Heloderma, Hydrosaurus.."

Lithograph by Loeffler for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging in margins. Two small repaired tears on margin edge.

Image: 29 x 23 cm ( 11.4 x 9 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. REPTILE243237


"Fisch-Lurche u. Crocodille"

Lithograph by C. Mayer for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging in margins. Repaired tear ( 11cm ) on left side.

Image: 22 x 28.5 cm ( 8.6 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE243238


"Taefelschlangen"
"Pelius, Vipera, Viper, Trigonocephalus, Coluber, Baumschlange, Elaps, Aspis, Platurus"

Steel engraving by C. Loeflorg for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging.

Image size: 22 x 29.5 cm ( 8.6 x 11.6 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242718


"Schienenschlangen"
"Echis, Cenchris, Cratulus, Orophias, Trimeresurus, Langaha, Pseudoboa"

Steel engraving from "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring. A few spots and smudging.

Image size: 22.5 x 29.5 cm ( 8.8 x 11.3 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242719


"Schuppen - Schlangen"
"Chersydrus, Pelamys, Hydrophis, Acrocordus, Rhinopirus, Erix, Soytale, Python"

Steel engraving by C. Mayer for "Oken´s Allgemeine Naturgeschichte V. Zoologie", ca 1850.
Fine, original hand coloring.Some spotting and smudging. Crease in lower left corner.

Image size: 22.5 x 30 cm ( 8.8 x 11.8 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242717


"Schlangen"
"Die gemeine Klapperschlange Die Koenigs- oder Abgottschlange"
"Crotalus horridus Boa Constrictor"

Chromolithograph ca 1880. Vertical centerfold. Light spotting and browning in margins.

26.5 x 36 cm ( 10.4 x 14.")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239862


"Temple of Serpents, au Dahomey"

Wood engraving ca 1875. Reverse side is printed.

17.5 x 12.5 cm ( 6.8 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE245044


"Assala ( Python Sabae ) ( Felsenpython )

Wood engraving after A. Semjow 1888. Below the image and to the right side is an article in German
about this kind of python. Reverse side is printed. Light age toning.

25 x 17.5 cm ( 9.8 x 6.8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE245096


"Il etait la, a cinq pas de moi" ( It was there, five steps from me )

Wood engraving ca 1880. Reverse side is printed.

13.5 x 8.5 cm ( 5.3 x 3.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE241789


Le Pangolin

Steel engraving by Paquien after Travies ca 1845. Original hand coloring. Wide margins.

10.9 x 18.3 cm ( 4.3 x 7.2 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9716


Der Teju oder gemeine Renn - Veran ( Podinema Teguevin)

Lithograph from the Hof und Staatsdruckerei ca 1875. Printed in color.

16.4 x 23.2 cm ( 6.4 x 9.1 ")

$ 50.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9709


"Reptiles" ( California )

Lithogragh from the U.S.P.R.R. Exp. & Survey
United States Pacific Rail Road Expedition and Survey) Made in the 1850s by a group of naturalists and artists who travelled with the expedition surveying the West for the U.S. Pacific Railroad. Published as part of the official government report.

Binding holes in left margin. Clean print.

25 x 19 cm ( 9.8 x 7.4 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238964


"Reptiles" ( California & Oregon 35th Parallel )

Lithogragh from the U.S.P.R.R. Exp. & Survey
United States Pacific Rail Road Expedition and Survey) Made in the 1850s by a group of naturalists and artists who travelled with the expedition surveying the West for the U.S. Pacific Railroad. Published as part of the official government report.

Binding holes in left margin. Small crease in upper right margin corner.Clean print.

24.5 x 18.7 cm ( 9.6 x 7.3 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238965


No title. (Hunting iguanas)

Wood engraving printed in color by E. Hochdanz. Dated 1867. Overall light age toning.

19.6 x 15 cm ( 7.7 x 5.9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9713


1. Le Basilic (Basuliscua mitrotus Dum.) 2. Le Scinque (Scincus officialis Schneid)

Steel engraving by Annadouche and Schmelz after Klein ca 1850. Original hand coloring.

11.3 x 22.5 cm (4.4 x 8.8 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9702


No Title

Lithograph printed by C. Schach in Stuttgart dated 1843. Fine, original hand coloring.

23.4 x 17.2 cm ( 9.2 x 6.8 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9715


Chameleon

Type of print: Woodcut

Color: hand-colored. Highlighted with eggwhite.

Author: Conrad Gesner (1516-1565)

Publiation: "Historiae Animalum"

Published: Zurich 1554

Text in Latin and German.

Spot on upper margin edge reaching in title.

Page size: 31 x 20 cm (12.2 x 7.8 ")

$ 160.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238552SOLD

Reverse side:

At the top is a turtle and at the bottom is a lizard.


„Crocodilus" Krokodil - crocodile

Chameleon

Type of print: Woodcut

Color: hand-colored / no color

Author: Conrad Gesner (1516-1565)

Publiation: "Historiae Animalum"

Published: Zurich 1554

Rückseite / reverse side: Text

Zustand / Condition: Generelle Altersbräunung. Einige nicht sehr ausgeprägte Flecken. Einige Wurmlöcher, wovon nur eines in der Darstellung des Krtokodils ist. Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren an den Rändern.

General age toning. A few not very disturbing spots. A few worm holes, of which there is only one in the image of the crocodile. Traces of age and use along edges.

Text in Latein - text in Latin

Seitenmaß / Page size: Ca. 34 x 22 cm

Krokodil: ca. 21 x 9 cm

$ 170.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237213


„Coccodrillo" Krokodil - crocodile

Handkolorierter Holzschnitt mit eiweiss gehöht.

Hand-colored woodcut, highlighted with eggwhite

Published in „Discorsi del Matthioli"

By Pietro Andrea Matthioli (1501-1577)

Italienische Ausgabe / Italian edition. Venice, 1565

Auf der Rückseite: Unkolorierte Krokodil-Jungtiere

On reverse side: uncolored young crocodiles

Zustand / Condition: Ausser einigen unbedeutenden Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren Sehr gut

Except for a few insignificant traces of age and use: Very good

Seitenmaß / Page size: ca. 35,5 x 23,5 cm ( 13.9 x 9.2 ")

Krokodil: ca. 10,5 x 19,5 cm ( 4.1 x 7.6 ")

$ 170.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237206


No Title

Lithograph printed by C. Schach in Stuttgart dated 1843. Fine, original hand coloring.

16 x 22 cm ( 6.3 x 8.8 ")

$ 55.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9714


"Boa Constrictor Boa Constrictor."

Steel engraving ca 1840. Third title is in Russian.

13.3 x 9 cm ( 5.2 x 3.5 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. COLOMBIA239945


"False Gavial Mecistops cataphractus"

Wood engraving 1885. Below the image and on the reverse side is text ( in English ) about these and similar animals.

11 x 13 cm ( 4.3 x 5.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242809


"Schildkroeten"

Wood engraving with various kinds of turtles. The names are in German and Latin. Published 1895.

13.5 x 21 cm ( 5.3 x 8.2 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE244485


"Gavial or Gangetic Crocodile"

Wood engraving 1885.

20.8 x 16 cm ( 8.1 x 6.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242807


"African Crocodiles at Home"

Wood engraving 1885.

20 x 12.5 cm ( 7.8 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242808


Reptiles. - „Crocodile Vulgaire - Crocodile vulgaire jeune - Stellion Spinepede - Stellion des Anciens" (Crocodile of the Nile river / Nilkrokodil -Stellion lizzard / Schleuderschwanzagamen)

Fine copper stipple-line etching by Salvatore Tresca (1750-1815)

From "Description de l'Egypte ou Recueil des observations et des recherches qui ont été faites en Egypte pendant l'expédition de l'armée française, Histoire naturelle" by Geoffroy St. Hilaire.

Ca. 1810

Excellent watermarked paper. Only minimal traces of age and use.

Elephant folio size

Image: 42,5 x 60 cm (ca. 16.7 x 23.5")

Sheet size: 71 x 51,5 cm (ca. 28 x 20")

Order Nr. REPTILE237769SOLD


Indian Monitor

"Indian Monitor"

Wood engraving 1885.

13 x 20.5 cm ( 5.1 x 8 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242810


Eyed Lizard Lacerta ocellata

"Eyed Lizard Lacerta ocellata"

Wood engraving 1885. On the reverse side is an image of the "Green Lizard - Lacerta viridis"
Some text ( in English ) on both sides about these lizards.

Image: 12.5 x 12.5 cm ( 4.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242803


Scaly Lizard. - Zootoca vivipardis

"Scaly Lizard. - Zootoca vivipardis"

Wood engraving 1885. Below the image and on the reverse sde is text ( in English ) about lizards.

8.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3.3 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE 242802


NO TITLE (Various Salamanders -Tritons)

Wood engraving dated 1852. Original hand coloring.
Separate page to text (in English) about Tritons.

19.8 x 15.7 cm ( 7.8 x 6.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9704


No Title (Salamanders)

Wood engraving dated 1852. Original hand coloring.
Separate page to text (in English) about Salamanders.

19.7 x 16 cm ( 7.7 x 6.3 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9703


Title on reverse side: „Krokodil". Crocodile.

Chromolithograph by Meinhold. Dresden. Ca. 1890. Monogrammed in lower left corner: entwined letters ES or SE.

This Imperial Folio lithograph of a crocodile was printed in color and used as a wall chart in schools. It is hemmed with a linen cloth border. One visible but hardly disturbing fold across upper jaw. A tiny bit knittered here and there as to be expected for an extra large print of nearly 120 years of age. Two metal-ringed holes in upper corners for the purpose of hanging. Overall in mujch better than good condition.

60.5 x 85.6 cm (23.8 x 33.7").

$ 900.00

Order Nr. REPTILE 9699


No title

Steel engraving ca 1840. Original hand coloring.

14 x 22.8 cm ( 5.5 x 9 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9701


„Espece de Crocodile, nomme Alligator Celui ci est un Jeune qui fut tire vivant a Londres au mois d'Octobre 1739"

Junges Krokodil / young crocodile

Darunter /Below: ein Hai und ein Katzenfisch der Cap Verdischen Inseln

A shark and a Cape Verde catfish

Altkolorierter anonymer Kupferstich. Eiweiss gehöht.

Originally hand-colored copper etching. Hightened with eggwhite

Französisch / French, ca. 1745/50

Zustand / Condition: Sehr gut / very good. Vertikale Pfalzung für das Buchformat. Vertical fold to fit book size.

19,5 x 28,5 cm ( 7.6 x 11.2 ")

$ 180.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237212


"Die Land Schild Kroete von Carolina"

"Testudo Tessellata minor Carolinensis La Tortue de Terre de la Caroline"

Copper etching by Leitner after G. Edwards and published by J.M. Seligmann, 1756.
Originial hand coloring.
Light scattered spotting. Repair in lower left margin corner. Thin stain on upper margin edge.

Length of Turtle: 15 cm ( 5.9 ")
Page size: 39.5 x 24.5 cm ( 15.5 x 9.6 ")

$ 180.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9682


Top Image: "Le Basilic La Tête Fourchue"
Lower image: " Le Dragon Le Seps"

Lithograph printed in color. Ca 1860.

Overall light age toning. Hardly noticeable spotting on outer edges.

26 x 16.5 cm (10.2 x 6.5 ")

$ 70.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9656


1. L'Iguane (Lacerta iguana)

2. La Salamandre A Queue Plate (Triton crisatus)

Steel engraving by Legrand after Klein, ca 1840. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 18.5 x 27.5 cm ( 7.2 x 10.8 ")

$ 75.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9663


No Title

Lithograph published by C. Schach in Stuttgart. Dated 1845.
A few scattered minor spots. Overall light age toning.

Page size: 25.7 x 20 cm ( 10.1 x 7.8 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9664


"Rough Scaled Cordyle. - Zonurus cordylus"

Wood engraving 1885. Below the image and on the reverse side is text ( in English ) about cordyles.

9 x 12.5 cm ( 3.5 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242804


Elegant Ophiops

"Elegant Ophiops"

Wood engraving 1885.

20 x 13 cm ( 7.8 x 5.1 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242805


Iguana

"Iguana"

Wood engraving 1885.

19 x 13 cm ( 7.4 x 5.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. REPTILE242806


Das Schlangenhaus in Whydah ( The snake house in Whydah )

Wood engraving ca 1880. Overall light age toning. Reverse side is printed.

32 x 24 cm ( 12.5 x 9.4 " )

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236452


Armadillo Encoubert

Steel engraving by Paquien after Travies ca 1850. Original hand coloring..

7.5 x 11 cm ( 2.9 x 4.3 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9722


No Title

Maria Sibylla Merian. From „Metamorphosis insectorum Surinamensium":

Sauvegard (Jacruaru or Surinam toad). Plate 70 from the mentioned work.

Copper etching after the drawing by Maria Sibylla Merian. Original hand coloring.

Amsterdam, 1730 edition.

General age toning. Some fox spots in wide margins. Otherwise in very good condition.

28 x 38.4 cm (11 x 15.1").

$ 1400.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9723


Python Molure, Echidne heurtante, Renard Fennec

Wood engraving ca 1870. Reverse side is printed.

9.5 x 9 cm ( 3.7 x 3.5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9717


"The Indian Boa"

Wood engraving 1844.
Backside print shows faintly on frontside.

13.5 x 10 cm ( 5.3 x 3.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9687


"A Boa Destroying a Tiger"

Wood engraving 1844. Backside is printed. Lower margin is narrow.

11.7 x 14 cm ( 4.6 x 5.5 ")

Order Nr. REPTILE9686SOLD


Left side: Port Natal Python, Boa Constrictor, Tiger Python
Right side: Aboma, Bengal Eryx, Tentacled Herpeton

Wood engraving ca 1880. Backside is printed with text (in English) about snakes.
A few scattered spots. Light browning on edges.

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

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9694


"Scene on the Nile Near Wady Dabod, with Crocodiles"

Toned lithograph from "Egypt, Nubia, The Near East and the Holy Land" by David Roberts (1796 - 1864). Published in London 1842 - 1849. Reverse side is printed.

25 x 35 cm ( 9.8 x 13.7 ")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DAVIDROBERTS237720


Indian Crocodile - Crocodilus porosus

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

11 x 13 cm ( 4.3 x 5.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236345


 

Snake lithographs printed in color from:

"Naturgeschichte der Amphibien"

Autor: Leopold Joseph Fitzinger (1802-1884)

Published by Hof- und Staatsdruckerei Vienna, 1864

Page size: 24 x 30.5 cm ( 9.4 x 12 ")

The prints have minor signs of age and use. Special faults are mentioned.

 

"Die Blindschleiche oder gemeine Bruch-Scink (Anguis fragilis)"

"Die erzfarbene Spindel-Scink (Seps chaleides)"

Crease in upper left margin corner. Spot in lower right corner.

$ 30.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237168


"Die Bastard_Seeschlange (Hydrophis hibridus)"

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237181


"Die columbische Zehen-Chalcide (Braehypus Cuvierii"

"Die mexikanische Handschleiche (Chirotes canalicolotus)"

"Die weisse Doppelschleiche (Amphisbene alba)"

$ 30.00

Order r. REPTILE237180


"Die gemeine Scharn-Scink (Seineus officinalis)"

"Die Kapische Rüssel-Scink (Acontias meleagris)"

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237179


"Die augenfleckige Schlank-Natter (Dendophis Dahlii)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237178


"Die eidenchsenköpfige Hohl-Natter (Coclopeltis lacertina)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237177


"Die weisschindige Stracuh-Natter (Thamnophis Saurita)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237176


"Die zweistreifige Schnauzen-Natter (Simus Baumannii)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237175


"Die madagaskarische Dolch-Natter (Xiphorhina Langaha)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237174SOLD


"Die delphinköpfige Brustschleiche (Lepidosternon Phocaena)"

"Die berberische Wurmschleiche (Trogonophgis Wiegmannii)"

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237173


"Die stummelfüssige Furchen-Chalcide (Bipes-Pallasii)"

"Die nordamerikanische Bruch-Chalcide (Ophiosaurus ventralis)"

$ 40.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237172


"Die gebänderte Ruder-Schwimmschlange (Chersydrus fasciatus)"

"Die schmalbauchige Walzen-Natter (Homalosoma arctriventris)"

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237171


"Die gebänderte Bunt-Rollschlange (Ilysia scytale)"

"Die gemeine Sand-Walzenschlange (Eryx turcica)"

$ 45.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237170SOLD


"Die Anakonda oder grosse Wasser-Riesenschlange (Eunectes scytale)"

$ 75.00

Order Nr. REPTILE237169

 


Fer-de-Lance - Craspedocephalus lanceolatus

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 12.5 cm ( 3.9 x 4,8 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236339


Upper image: Naia Haje
Lower image: El Affah

Wood engraving 1844. Backside print shows faintly on front side.

Page size: 22 x 13.3 cm ( 8.6 x 5.2 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9685


"Fan Foot. Plydodactylus gecko"

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

12.5 x 10 cm ( 4.9 x 3.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239620


"Pygopus. Pygopus lepidopus"

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

7.7 x 12.5 cm ( 3 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239621


"Common Skink. Scincus officialis"

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

7.5 x 12.5 cm ( 3 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239622


"Seps, or Cicigna. Seps tridactylus"

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

8 x 11.5 cm ( 3.1 x 4.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239623


"Hinulia and Mucoa. Trachysaurus rugosus."

Wood engraving ca 1890. Reverse side is printed.

8.8 x 12.5 cm ( 3.4 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE239625


Upper image: " La Vipère Commune."
Lower image: "Le Céraste"

Lithograph printed in color. Ca 1860.

Overall light age toning.

26 x 16.4 cm ( 10.2 x 6.4 ")

$ 60.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9654


" Das Gift der Schlangen" (Snake poison)

Article (ca 1880) in German with illustration (wood engravings)about snake poison.
Article continues on backside (about a fourth more of the article). Page has light toning and a few spots in margins.

Page size: 31 x 23 cm ( 12.2 x 9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. SNAKE9680


Chameleon

Wood engraving ca 1885.

20 x 13.5 cm ( 7.8 x 5.3 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236340


Lith, or Leathery Turtle - Dermatochelys coriacea

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed with the image of a dogania..

10 x 12.8 cm ( 3.9 x 5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236341


Mud Tortoise - Cinosternum pennsylvanicum

Wood engraving by G. Wendt ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

9 x 11 cm ( 3.5 x 4.3 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236344


Krokodile und Krokodilwaechter

Wood engraving after F. Specht ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.
Overall light age toning.

24.8 x 18 cm ( 9.7 x 7 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9717


Indian Tortoise, or Elephant Tortoise

Wood engraving by G. Muetzel ca 1885.

19.7 x 12.6 cm ( 7.7 x 4.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236346


"Egyptian Mastique. - Uromastix spinipes.)

Wood engraving by Wendt ca 1885. On the the reverse side is an image of
"Spinose Agama. - Agama colonorum."

12.5 x 12.5 cm ( 4.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238719


"Hatteria. Hatteria punctata."

Wood engraving ca 1885. On the the reverse side is an image of
""Marin Oreocephale. Oreocephalus cristatus."

12.5 x 12.5 cm ( 4.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238715


"Crowned Tapayaxin. Phrynosoma orbiculare."

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

12.5 x 12.5 cm ( 4.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238721


"Frilled Lizard. - Chlamydorsaurus kingii."

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

10.8 x 11.5 cm ( 4.2 x 4.5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238718


"Moloch. - Moloch horridus."

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

10 x 12.5 cm ( 3.9 x 4.9 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238720


"Green Carolina Anolis. - Anolis carolina"

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

8.3 x 12.5 cm ( 3.2 x 4.9 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE238716


Box tortoise - Cistudo carolina

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed with the image of a Quaker Tortoise.

10 x 12.8 cm ( 3.9 x 5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236342


Matamata - Chelys matamata

Wood engraving ca 1885. Reverse side is printed with the image of a New Holland Chelodine or Snake Tortoise.

10 x 12.5 cm ( 3.9 x 4.8 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE236343


Eine Familie Chamaeleons

Wood engraving after Emil Schidtca 1885. Reverse side is printed.
Overall age toning. Tiny repaired tear on lower margin edge.

25.5 x 19 cm ( 10 x 7.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9718


Der langhalsige Seedrache ( Plesiosaurus dolichodeirus)
Der gemeine Crocodil-Drache ( Ichthyosaurus communis)

Lithographs by the k.k. Hof u. Staatsdruckerei ca 1875.

Page size: 24 x 30.5 cm ( 9.4 x 12 ")

$ 35.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9720


Quadrupedssans os marsuplaux.

1. Tatou encoubert (Dasypus sexcinctus)
2. Pangolin a grosse queue (Manis crassicaudata)

Steel engraving by Fournier after Travies ca 1875. Original hand coloring. A few smallscattered spots.

18.2 x 11.2 cm ( 7.2 x 4.4 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9711


" Die Brillenschlange" (Naja tripudans)

Wood engraving from Spamer, 1874.
Print has overall age toning and print on backside.
Below the print is a short article in German.

8.1 x 9.4 cm ( 3.2 x 3.7 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9681


Alligator

The Alligator

In the Royal Menagery Tower of London.

Engraved by W. Panormo after H. Berthoud.

$ 90.00

Order Nr. ANIMALKELLY 9004


Fig. 1 Le Crocodile. Fig. 2. Oeuf de Crocodile. Fig. 3. Le-Toc-Kaie

Copper etching from "Histoire Naturelle" published 1751 in Paris.

Page size: 40.5 x 26.2 cm (15.9 x 10.3 ")
Image size: 31.5 x 20 cm ( 12.3 x 7.8 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. REPTILE9685


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