1842 GRANDVILLE - THE INSECT GENERAL - With Sabre Sword - Hand Colored Engraving

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  • Sold Date: Mar 06, 2013
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1842 GRANDVILLE - THE INSECT GENERAL - With Sabre Sword - Hand Colored Engraving
Description:

J.J.GRANDVILLE (Jean Ignace Isidore Gerard).

The Insect General

A Funny Animal Caricature

Only 1 Available

Size circa 250mm x 160mm ( 9 7/8" x 6 1/2" )

These are fine and rare antique hand coloured engravings which are now approximately 170 years old

From : Scenes de la vie et publique des animaux

Published by J Hetzel et Paulin , Paris 1842

Jean Ignace Isidore Gerard (September 13th 1803 , Nancy , Meurthe et Moselle - March 17th 1847 , Vanves) generally known by the pseudonym of J.J.Grandville , he was a French caricaturist

A copy of the original title page will be included with all purchases

Condition : Please carefully view all images. The prints are in generally good condition with some light age toning or occasional spotting mainly in the margins , which is normal and to be expected for prints of this age.

These prints are perfect for mounting and framing and suitable to be given as gifts for all occasions .

All of the prints we sell are original and not modern copies. We guarantee that all antiquarian prints are original and authentic. Due to their age some imperfections can be expected and colouring may be contempory
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