Fish: Scorpione Marino (Type of Stone fish) Drago Marino (Stone Fish)
Scorpione Marino (Type of Stone fish)
Drago Marino (Stone Fish)
Woodcut by Pietro Andrea Mattioli (1500-1577).
Published 1571. Reverse side is printed with an image of land scorpions plus text in Italian.
Fine, recent hand coloring.
Some scattered spotting and a crease on lower left side.
400 years have left their signs of age!
Page size: 34 x 22 cm ( 13.3 x 8.6 ")