Land Crab, Vintage Art Print by Mark Catesby, Natural History Illustration
Land Crab by Mark Catesby, Vintage Art Print. This fine-art reproduction is printed on heavy 216 gsm acid-free art paper. Handcrafted in USA when you order.
Note: Frames and mats are for display purposes only and are not included.
• SMALL: 5 x 7" print - fits standard 5 x 7" frame.
• MEDIUM: 8 x 10" - fits standard 8 x 10" frame.
• LARGE: 11 x 14" - fits standard 11 x 14" frame.
DESCRIPTION:This classic illustration of a Land Crab (Cancer Terreftris, now know as Cancer Ruricola) was published in London, 1729, in a book titled "Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands" by Mark Catesby, an English naturalist. The book is famous, as it was the first published account of flora and fauna of North America.