Hippopotamus Crocodile spear hunters Leviathan Africa c.1780 old antique printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Het Wonder-dier Behemoth int gemeen Hoppopotamus of Nylpaard;
met den Leviathan of Krokodil, volgens de niewste ervarenis en Job kap. 40. afgebeeld.
(Hippo / Crocodile hunters / Africa/ etc.).
Issued Netherlands, c.1700.
Fascinating late 17th or early 18th century engraved image.
In near VG or better condition, minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some faint minor foxing in the blank margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold lines as issued.
Sheet measures c. 15 1/2" x 12"
Engraved area measures c. 14 1/2" x 10"