Rare 1796 The Oustiti or Striated Monkey copper engraving on wove paper by J. Pass after a drawing by George Edwards. Originally published in Encyclopedia Londinensis, a 24 volume collection issued from 1796 to 1828 by John Wilkes. Inscription on the page reads as follows:
The Oustiti or Striated Monkey Edwards del. J. Pass sculp. London Published as the Act directs, Aug. 1st 1796 by J. Wilkes.
It comes beautifully matted and is in very good used condition with toning consistent with age as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Outer mat: 15 11/16" by 12 3/16"; Mat opening: 7 7/8" by 4 3/4"approximately.