2 prints - One Hand-coloured fish engraving from an book by John Jonston engraved by Matthäus Merian der Ältere (or "Matthew", "the Elder", or "Sr."; 22 September 1593 – 19 June 1650) was a Swiss-born engraver who worked in Frankfurt for most of his career, where he also ran a publishing house. He was a member of the patrician Basel Merian family.
Another engraving probably engraved by Baratti for a publication of Diderot.
- 2 prints - A.Baratti & John Jonston & Merian Mattheus (17th century)
- Title of artwork
- Various Fishes & spiders - fishes from Historia Naturalis
- C.1657 & 18th century
- Not signed
- Overall in fair condition with traces of ageing and usage
- Sold with frame
- Total dimensions
- 37.5×0×23 cm