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(Dachshunds) The Illustrated Book of the Dog. London: Cassell & Co., 1890. $225.00

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Festus, The Property of Mr. Enoch Hutton. Waldman, The Property of Major Cooper, Schlupferle, The Property of the Revd. G.F. Lowell"

A beautiful chromolithograph from Vero Shaw's The Illustrated Book of the Dog published in London by Cassell.  Chromolithographs by Vincent Brooks Day & Son The dogs in this series are set in British, Scottish or Welsh landscapes or interiors. published in 1881 by Cassell. Some of the prints in this series are the first known printed portraits of the breeds.

8 x 10 1/2 inches, sheet.
Excellent condition save a few spots of light foxing in title area.
Framed in wood veneer moulding with linen wrapped duplex mat to 14 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches overall.