1896 1st Ed. Denton Antique Fish Print ~ Walleye ~ Excellent Quality

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 08, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

1895 First Edition Denton Fish Print

Inventory Price Reduction from $89.99 to $69.99!

The Pike Perch or Wall-Eyed Pike

(Stizostedium vitreeum)

w/ original guard tissue

This print looks like a 9.5+ No tears. no stains, no marks, no smudges, no foxing. Very small lower right corner bend, very easily matted and framed out A clean print. This one will be a great deal for someone and will frame up great. Enjoy!

A beautiful original (this is not one of those reproductions or cheap reprints) color chromolithograph by Sherman Forest Denton from a rare 116-year-old book, The State of New York First Report of the Forest , Fish and Game Commission 1896. These beautiful original and scarce color chromolithographs by Sherman F. Denton are highly collectible. S. F.Denton, the artist whose extraordinary chromolithographs document various species of Fish for various NY State Publications, was an illustrator for the State of New York Fisheries, Game, and Forest Commission's Annual Reports. Page size 8" X 11" on heavy stock paper.

These beautiful original and scarce color extraordinary chromolithographs by Sherman F. Denton are highly collectible. An article entitled, "The Fish Prints of S.F. Denton" by Charles Steinhacker states, "For the discriminating collector, a few closing observations.

Please look in my eBay Store for other great deals on antique prints. There are some that would be a great match with this one.

I sell only originals, not reproductions. These look great framed and sell for more in antique shops. These prints are highly collectible, prized by fisherman, sportsmen and decorators alike and look wonderful matted and framed, especially in a group. Great gift for a fisherman, hunter, outdoor person, lovers of the ocean, sea, marine life, marine mammals, bird lovers, in a den, cabin, office, or any home decor. These can be a terrific investment; if handled properly, they can be enjoyed for generations to come. Please consider buying a few at these low starting bids as this will save money on shipping and time.

Thank you for your support... I have completed my studies! Now I am helping my kids put themselves through college by selling off our collection and other stuff. Please check out our other eBay listings of rare and collectable prints. I will also be adding some more natural history and critter prints in the next few weeks/months - fish, birds, sea life, animals, fisheries bulletin, fish commission, Denton (trout, etc...) , Hoen and Fuertes & other natural history prints. Each print would be a great addition to anyone's collection.

Buy additional prints and save on postage, as you only will have one shipping cost for as many prints as you buy that go out in same envelope. I will send prints ASAP. Good luck and !

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