Framed chromolithograph "Tiefseefauna" or "Deep Sea Fauna" from the German encyclopedia Meyer's Konversations-Lexikon, this edition most likely printed in 1896. Shows lobster, crab, shrimp, starfish, anemone, hermit crab, and electric eel, along with sea flora.
Brilliant color and in archival framing with museum quality glass. Print and frame are in excellent condition. Frame is high-end custom-made hardwood, walnut with maple splines on the corners. Measures 16 3/4 x 19 1/8 x 1 inches. Weighs 4 lbs 14oz.