London. Ca. 1879.
Color wood engraving, image approx. 7 x 11" on sheet approx. 10.5 x 14.5". Scattered light foxing. A plate from William Houghton's "British Fresh-water Fishes", designed and engraved by A.F. Lydon and printed by B. Fawcett. The fish is depicted lying on a sandy bank. Other fish available in this series include: "Pomeranian Bream. White Bream"; "Carp"; "Crucian Carp. Prussian Carp" and many trout and salmon. Item #27051