This set of two amazing engravings was made in the 19th Century. The zoological Prints show different animals - more specifically Hymenopterans & Orthoptera two orders of insects. One engraving shows different Hymenopterans including a Bee, Ant, Wasp & Hornet. The other engraving depicts different Orthoptera like grasshopper, mantis & Phyllium. The steel engravings are very detailed and have the German & Latin name of each animal.
Published : Germany 1870's
Provenance: Meyers Konversations-Lexikon
Size : The prints are circa 11 1/2 x 9 1/2 Inches
Condition: Very good condition with nice color and light tanning giving it a vintage look.
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