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Original handcolored engraving from 1849. Depicts the lowland paca (1. Cuniculus paca), the chinchilla (2. Chinchilla lanigera), and the plains viscacha (3. Lagostomus maximus).  From "Carl Hoffmann's Book of the World", Stuttgart, 1849.


Matted with the highest quality archival matboard (as shown in second photo, charcoal). 

Excellent condition.  Given age, engravings can show minor defects such as minor staining or darkening. See photos for actual condition. Protected during shipping in plastic. All protective materials used are archival/acid-free.

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Original Engraving, Paca, Chinchilla, and Viscacha, 1849. Matted

  • Matted: 9x12" (ready for framing), opening 6.5x8"

    (note: photo shows only a portion of the mat border)

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