George Perry

Hand Painted Conch Shell Engravings, First Published in 1810





Conch shell engravings hand painted and engraved by George Perry who used John Clarke's original drawings. Published by William Miller in 1810. The prints were published in a book titled, "Conchology, or the Natural History of Shells: containing a New Arrangement of the Genera and Species. The book was published in London by the W. Bulmer and Co. Engraving is framed in a wooden frame with an off white matte and a imitation marble accent.

Dimensions with Frame

H 20.5 in. x W 16.5 in. x D 1 in.

Dimensions without Frame

H 14 in x W 9.75 in.