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Cancer Arenarius: The Sand Crab; Lithophyton pinnatum purpureum asperum.

  • ARTIST: Mark Catesby

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1800.

  • EDITION SIZE: Fourth Edition. Paper size 21 x 14 3/16" (534 x 361 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: T. 35. From, ‘The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: Containing Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects and Plants:…’ Engravings by Mark Catesby, published in London.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Minor offset, minor smudging, and some minor gentle creases along the right margin.