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Plate 41 Squirrels (1870)

These gorgeous hand colored print come from the 1870 printing of Oliver Goldsmith’s “A history of the earth and animated nature”. Published by Blackie and Sons of Glasgow, Scotland, the volume included plates engraved and colored by R. Scott Engravers of Edinburgh.

Plate Depicts:

  1. American Black Squirrel
  2. Ariel Petaurus
  3. Squirrel-like Petaurus
  4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel
  5. Grey Squirrel
  6. Common British Squirrel
  7. Common Ground Squirrel
  8. Agiump Squirrel

Additional Details:

  • Measures 9.5" wide by 6.5" tall
  • Original hand-colored engraving
  • Excellent condition, no noticeable foxing