Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851

Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851
THE ATLANTIC & MEDITERRANEAN OCEAN. (CEPHALOPODES – PLATE 22 – SEPIOLA RONDELTII). This very striking, beautiful and extremely rare folio chromolithograph, with exquisite original colouring of a Bobtail squid, is from the first and only edition of. Jean Baptiste Vérany’s Mollusques Méditerranéens. Published in Gènes (Genoa) by /i Imprimerie des Sourds-Muets in 1851, this work is exceedingly rare and features the first drawing of a deep sea luminous squid. (Newton Harvey, A History of Luminescence). Vérany (1800 -1865) was one of the founders of the Nice Natural History Museum. Jean-Baptiste Vérany, a famous naturalist of the beginning of the 19th century, has distinguished himself by his work on octopus, squids, cuttlefishes and argonauts (cephalopod molluscs) which he discovered, described and wonderfully drew from specimens fished in the Mediterranean sea. (Exhibition announcement of the Nice Natural History Museum, 2001). (watermarks not on original print). Y ou can be sure of owning an original print that is beautifully produced and is also a good investment. With our extensive knowledge and meticulous research their authenticity is guaranteed. We do not sell reproductions of any kind. This item is in the category “Art\Art Prints”. The seller is “rarefishprints” and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Artist: Jean-Baptiste Vérany
  • Unit of Sale: Single Piece
  • Originality: Original
  • Size: Medium
  • Date of Creation: Antique (Pre-1900)
  • Region of Origin: Europe
  • Framing: Unframed
  • Colour: Very fine beautiful original colouring
  • Listed By: rarefishprints.com
  • Year of Production: 1851
  • Item Height: 12 ¾ inches 32.5 cm approx. Plate: 9½ inches
  • Features: 1st Edition
  • Handmade: No
  • Item Width: 9¼ inches 20 cm approx. Plate: 7 inches 18 cm
  • Time Period Produced: 1850-1899
  • Image Orientation: Portrait
  • Signed: No
  • Title: THE BOBTAIL SQUID
  • Original/Licensed Reprint: Original
  • Subject: CEPHALOPODES
  • Type: ORIGINAL COLOURED LITHOGRAPH
  • Theme: Art
  • Production Technique: CHROMOLITHOGRAPH
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
  • Personalise: No

Bobtail Squid Original Lithograph Rare 1851 Sepiola Rondelettii By Vérany 1851