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Four Late 18th Century Hand-coloured Monkey Engravings
Located in London, GB
A group of four late eighteenth century hand-coloured engravings depicting monkeys. Set within giltwood frames From “Histoire Naturelle des Singes et des Makis Peintres d’après Natu...
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18th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Watercolor, Paper, Ink

Three Framed Antique Hand Colored Monkey Engravings - Early 19th Century
Located in San Francisco, CA
Set of three French early 19th century engravings of Monkey's. Hand colored and tinted, mounted and framed in custom black and gilt frames.
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Antique Early 19th Century French Prints

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Paper

French Victorian Framed Engraving of a Monkey
Located in New York, NY
French Victorian (19th Century) colored engraving of monkey figure standing by tree stump in green & black trimmed frame (1. Gatt. Colobus, illig.) (similar to Inv. #030290A).  
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Antique 19th Century French Victorian Paintings

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Paper

Le Mangabey Monkey: Framed Audebert 18th C. Hand-colored Engraving
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a framed 18th century folio-sized colored stipple engraving with hand-finishing entitled "Le Mangabey, Buff, Simia Aethiops, Linne", which was drawn and engraved by Jean Bapt...
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Late 18th Century Animal Prints

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Engraving

White-throated Capuchin Monkey: Framed Audebert 18th C. Hand-colored Engraving
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a framed 18th century folio-sized colored stipple engraving with hand-finishing entitled "Le Sai a gorge blanche. Variete A. Buff. Simia capucina. v.a.", which was drawn and ...
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Late 18th Century Animal Prints

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Engraving

African Mandrill Monkey: A Framed 18th C. Hand-colored Engraving by Audebert
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a framed 18th century folio-sized colored stipple engraving with hand-finishing entitled "Le Mandrill. Buff. Simia Maimon. Linn, which was drawn and engraved by Jean Baptiste...
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Late 18th Century Animal Prints

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Engraving

Silvery Marmoset Amazon Monkey: Framed Audebert 18th C. Hand-colored Engraving
Located in Alamo, CA
This is a framed 18th century folio-sized colored stipple engraving with hand-finishing entitled "Le Mico. Buff, Simia Argentata. Linn", which was drawn and engraved by Jean Baptiste...
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Late 18th Century Animal Prints

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Engraving

Pair of 18th Century Engravings, "Barbary Ape" and "Full Bottom Monkey"
Located in New York, NY
Pair of beautifully hand-colored original 18th century engravings of the "Barbary Ape" and the "Full Bottom Monkey". Image sizes: 7.25 x 4.75 inches External Mat size: 10.5 x 8.25 i...
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1790s Realist Animal Prints

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Engraving

Antique Engraving with a Description of the Monkey Temple in Japan, 1669
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print, titled: 'Beschryving van de Japansche Apen-tempel.' - ('Description of the Japanese Monkey Temple'). Interior of a temple filled with (live) monkeys. These were th...
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Antique 1660s Prints

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Paper

Collection of Early 19th Century Engravings, "Jacob's Monkeys", a Set of 4
Located in New York, NY
These naturalist illustrations of monkeys were made around 1812 by J.H. Jacob. They are hand-colored copperplate engravings. This set of 4 is beautifully matted in gilt-wood, ebonize...
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Antique Early 19th Century Italian Prints

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Glass, Giltwood, Paper

Nicolas Jacob: Stipple Engravings of Monkeys, C1810, Set of 12
Located in Richmond, GB
"Storia Naturelle delle Scimie", Milan 1810. Stipple engravings by Luigi Rados (1773-1840), after drawings by Nicolas Henri Jacob (1782-1871). Presented in silvered mirror frames, ...
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19th Century Figurative Prints

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Silver

Framed 18th Century Comte de Buffon Indian Monkey French Engraving, L’Aigrette
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of four framed Monkey Plates we are offering from the Buffon Comte de Quadrúpedes series by Georges-Louis Leclerc, France, circa 1770. A copper plate, hand-colored engraving t...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XV Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Framed 18th Century Comte de Buffon Old World Monkey French Engraving, Macaque
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of four framed Monkey Plates we are offering from the Buffon Comte de Quadrúpedes series by Georges-Louis Leclerc, France – circa 1770. A copper plate, hand-colored engraving ...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XV Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Set of 4 Framed 18th Century Hand-Colored Engravings of Monkeys by G. Buffon
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Miami, FL
A set of (4) four very fine hand-colored copper plate engravings on handmade rag of monkeys by Naturalist George Leclerc Compte de Buffon (1749-1761): Malbrouck, Patas a Bandeau Noir...
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Antique 1750s French Louis XV Prints

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Wood, Paper

Framed 18th Century Comte de Buffon African Monkey French Engraving, La Guenon
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of four framed Monkey Plates we are offering from the Buffon Comte de Quadrúpedes series by Georges-Louis Leclerc, France – circa 1770. A copper plate, hand-colored engraving ...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XV Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Framed 18th Century Comte de Buffon Squirrel Monkey French Engraving, Le Saï
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Philadelphia, PA
One of four framed Monkey Plates we are offering from the Buffon Comte de Quadrúpedes series by Georges-Louis Leclerc, France – circa 1770. A copper plate, hand-colored engraving ...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XV Decorative Art

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Wood, Paper

Three 18th/19th C. Hand-Colored Engravings of Monkeys Matted and Framed Together
Located in Nantucket, MA
Three 18th / 19th century hand-colored engravings of monkeys matted and framed in a single frame. Sight size 6"H x 4"W each.
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Antique Early 19th Century Unknown Prints

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Paper

Madona and Child with the Monkey
By Albrecht Dürer
Located in San Francisco, CA
A good, clear later 16th century Meder “l” impression, showing strong contrasts throughout, printed after the appearance of the dot in the clouds upper center. 
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18th Century and Earlier Old Masters Figurative Prints

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Engraving

Five 19th Century Unframed Monkey Engravings Jean-Charles Werner
Located in Hudson, NY
Five 19th century unframed early monkey engravings painted by Jean-Charles Werner and printed by lithographer C. de Last. From the Cuvier Histoire Naturelle. Comprising Papien male, ...
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Antique Early 19th Century French Louis XVI Drawings

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Paper

Set of 8 "Storia Naturale" Engravings of Monkeys
Located in Houston, TX
Set of 8 "Storia Naturale" 1812 Milan-copperplate engravings of monkeys. Newly archivally framed.
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Antique 19th Century Italian Prints

Pair of Monkey Engravings
Located in San Francisco, CA
A pair of English hand-colored engravings of monkeys
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Antique 19th Century English Prints

Pair of Monkey Engravings
H 17.5 in. W 14.25 in.
Set of Six 18th Century French Monkey Engravings in Frames with Blue Mounts
Located in London, GB
An unusual set of six 18th century framed monkey engravings from the Histoire Naturelle by M. Le Compte de Buffon, the monkeys set in naturalistic poses. With light blue mounts and g...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Prints

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Paper

Set of 6 Stipple Engravings of Monkeys
By Nicholas Henri Jacob
Located in Woodbury, CT
Each framed engraving, hand colored with Italian text below. From "storia Naturale Delle Scimie E Del Maki. engraved plated by L. Rados after Jacob. (Nicholas Henri Jacob) . Original...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Prints

Madonna and Child With the Monkey
By Albrecht Dürer
Located in San Francisco, CA
Original engraving printed in black ink on laid paper bearing an unidentified watermark. Signed in the plate with the artist’s monogram lower center. A good, clear later 16th c...
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18th Century and Earlier Old Masters Figurative Prints

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Engraving

Exquisite Set of 24 Monkey Engravings in Frames, circa 1800
By Jacques Eustache de Seve
Located in Doylestown, PA
A collection of 24 copper-plate engravings on paper by Jacques Eustache de Seve, Histoire Naturelle, Published by Le Clerc de Buffon, circa 1749-1805, now framed in French Empire sty...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Prints

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Paper

Rare Set of Three 18th Century Hand Colored Monkey Engravings
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Rare set of three antique French 18th century hand colored engravings executed at a time when naturalists were cataloguing ornithological discoveries throughout the expanding known w...
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Antique 18th Century French British Colonial Paintings

Salvador Dali - Monkey and Leopard - Signed Engraving
By Salvador Dalí­
Located in Collonge Bellerive, Geneve, CH
SALVADOR DALI Monkey and Leopard 1974 Hand signed by Dali Edition: 205/250 The dimensions of the image are 22.8 x 15.7 inches on 31 x 23.2 inch paper Reference: 74-1 F in "The Off...
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1970s Surrealist Figurative Prints

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Drypoint, Aquatint

Pair of 18th Century Naturalist Engravings of Monkeys
Located in New York, NY
Pair of 18th century naturalist engravings of monkeys by Buffon.
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Antique 18th Century French Prints

Set of Four 18th Century Naturalist Engravings of Monkeys
Located in New York, NY
Set of four 18th century naturalist engravings of monkeys by Buffon.
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Antique 18th Century French Prints

Monkeys Gathering Tea
Located in New York, NY
Original hand-colored engraving showing a Chinese tea farmer with monkeys he has trained to harvest tea. Published by I. I. Stockdale, London. Framed with a 2"W acid-free linen mat, ...
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19th Century Realist Animal Prints

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Engraving

  • Monkeys Gathering Tea
  • Monkeys Gathering Tea
  • Monkeys Gathering Tea
  • Monkeys Gathering Tea
H 16.75 in. W 11 in.
Le Mococo (Monkey Lemur)
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Florham Park, NJ
George-Louis Leclerec, Comte de Buffon. HistoireNaturell, Generale et Particuliere avec la Description du Cabiner du Roi. Paris, 1749 – 1804. Drawings by Jacques E. DeSeve. Engra...
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18th Century and Earlier Academic Prints and Multiples

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Engraving, Watercolor

19th Century Monkey Engravings I
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wonderful set of hand-colored engravings depicting different species of monkeys. The engravings date from 19th century France, and were originally used to study natural history. The ...
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Antique 19th Century Belgian Drawings

  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings I
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings I
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings I
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings I
H 15.5 in. W 12 in. D 1 in.
Hand-Colored, Framed Monkey Engravings
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Hand-colored engraving archival framed by voila! with hand-finished, closed-corner frames, natural fabric matting, and plexiglass. Set of two sold separately, see photo's for other f...
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Antique 19th Century Belgian Decorative Art

19th Century Monkey Engravings III
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wonderful set of hand-colored engravings depicting different species of monkeys. The engravings date from 19th century France, and were originally used to study natural history. The ...
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Antique 19th Century Belgian Drawings

  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings III
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings III
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings III
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings III
H 15.5 in. W 12 in. D 1 in.
19th Century Monkey Engravings II
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wonderful set of hand-colored engravings depicting different species of monkeys. The engravings date from 19th century France, and were originally used to study natural history. The ...
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Antique 19th Century Belgian Drawings

  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings II
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings II
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings II
  • 19th Century Monkey Engravings II
H 15.5 in. W 12 in. D 1 in.
Pair of Hand-Colored, Framed Monkey Engravings
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Two beautiful sets of hand-colored engravings or various monkeys, nine to a frame. Each plate was originally part of a study on animal species. These pieces are lovely when hung tog...
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Antique 19th Century Belgian Decorative Art

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Plexiglass

Set of 12 Early Engravings of Monkeys
Located in New Orleans, LA
Engravings from French zoological book. Beautifully framed in France.
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Antique 19th Century French Prints

  • Set of 12 Early Engravings of Monkeys
  • Set of 12 Early Engravings of Monkeys
  • Set of 12 Early Engravings of Monkeys
  • Set of 12 Early Engravings of Monkeys
H 16 in. W 13.75 in. D 1 in.
Hand-colored engraving of a Monkey by J.F Miller
Located in New York, NY
Hand-colored Engraving Homo.Lar,<br /> inscribed and dated "J.F. Miller circa 1779<br /> Framed in the original hand painted folk art frame with linen mat.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier English Prints

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Paper

Pair Italian Hand-Colored Engravings of Monkeys, Milano, c. 1812
Located in New York, NY
Pair of Italian Hand-Colored Engravings of Monkeys by Jacobs. In Contemporary Frames. One Species Labeled, "Il Tamarino," and the Other, "Il Naso-Bianco." Milan, Italy. c. 1812 ...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Decorative Art

French 18th Century Hand Colored Engravings of Monkeys
By Maison Bernard
Located in Millbrook, NY
Nice pair of French 18th century hand colored engravings of monkeys. Engraved, Histoire Naturelle, Quadrupedes. Benard Direxit. Plates 16 and 17.
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Other Prints

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Paper

8 Hand Colored 18th Century Framed Engravings of Rare Monkey’s
Located in New York, NY
Presenting a superb collection of early English and Italian hand-colored etchings and engravings of rare Monkey’s. This collection is beautifully endowed with rich patina and detail...
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Antique 18th Century and Earlier Prints

French Print of Monkey Engraving "Le Coaita" by Jacques de Seve, circa 1819
Located in Atlanta, GA
French Print of Monkey Engraving "Le Coaita" by Jacques de Seve, circa 1819 From Leclerc Comte de Buffon's "Histoire Naturelle".
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Antique 1810s French Drawings

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Paper

Framed 18th Century French Monkey Engravings by Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon
By Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon
Located in Atlanta, GA
Framed 18th century French hand colored engravings of monkeys by Georges-Louis Leclerc Buffon.
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Antique 18th Century French Decorative Art

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Paper

Jean-Baptiste Audebert Hand-Colored Engraving of a Patas Monkey
By Jean-Baptiste Audebert
Located in Hudson, NY
Rare hand-colored engraving by Jean-Baptiste Audebert (1759-1800) of a patas or West African short tailed monkey. From Audebert's monograph Histoire Naturelle Des Singe. Unframed bu...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Neoclassical Decorative Art

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Paper

Monkey Engravings For Sale on 1stDibs

There is a range of monkey engravings for sale on 1stDibs. The range of distinct monkey engravings — often made from paper and wood — can elevate any home. Monkey engravings have been made for many years, and versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 19th Century. Monkey engravings made by Louis XV designers — as well as those associated with Louis XVI — are very popular at 1stDibs. Monkey engravings have been a part of the life’s work for many furniture makers, but those produced by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, Jacques Eustache de Seve and Nicholas Henri Jacob are consistently popular.

How Much are Monkey Engravings?

Prices for monkey engravings start at $295 and top out at $6,435 with the average selling for $1,700.

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