Shell colored engraving, ca. 1700s
Colored engraving of seashells, made in 1770s, framed in an elaborate matching frame. The print most likely came from a book, and would have been hand-tinted. It shows various types of shells, including spiny oyster shell. A beautiful little engraving, and the frame matches it beautifully. Has a original price sticker on back of $106.50
Framed size measures 14 1/2" by 16 1/2", image size measures about 7" by 8".
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