Pithecus Satyrus. (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang.). Native of Borneo. PRIMATES.

Pithecus Satyrus. (The Red or Asiatic Orang-outang.). Native of Borneo.

[ca. 1840.].
Engraving with original handcolor, sheet 6 1/2 x 4 inches. Very good condition: slight soiling to margins. Plate 2. from William Jardine's Naturalist's Library volume on monkeys. Only the foreground animal is handcolored, the exotic landscape background etched in lightly. Engraved by Lizars. Item #34612

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