The Caracal Cat

Price: $2200.00

ARTIST  DANIEL GIRAUD ELLIOT
FROM   A Monograph of the Felidae or Family of Cats
TITLE  Pallas Thibetan Cat
CONDITION   Hand colored lithograph.
                     Sheet size:  18.5 x 23.5  inches. 

DATE  London 1878-1883

DESCRIPTION

The American zoologist Daniel Giraud Elliot was instrumental in reviving the art of sumptuous natural history plate books.  This survey of feline species is a high point in the work of the best illustrators of the day hired to complete the work, Joseph Wolf and Joseph Smit.  .

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