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Pair Framed Hand-Colored Engravings of Sea Shells, France, circa 1850

US$2,500per set


Pair of framed hand-colored Engravings of Sea Shell, France, circa 1850. These prints are from the major 19th century reference work on shells, Illustrations Conchyliologiques by Jean-Charles Chenu. The prints are finely detailed and retain original color. Custom faux tortoise and gilded frames with matting and gilded fillet.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 26 in. (66.04 cm)Width: 21 in. (53.34 cm)Depth: 0.5 in. (1.27 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1850
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Chappaqua, NY
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 36411stDibs: f115021701116370773fs

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    US$175 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 4-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Chappaqua, NY
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 1 day of delivery.

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