Our Gallery is Open | Please Contact Us To Schedule Your Visit.

 Antique Print - Le Chien D'Islande (The Icelandic Dog) by Buffon, 1770

1770 Le Chien D'Islande (The Icelandic Dog)

Regular price $ 100.00

Unit price per 

By: Buffon's Natural History 

Date: 1770 (published) Paris 

Dimensions: 8 x 6 inches 

This is a copperplate engraving of the Le Chien D' Islande (The Icelandic Dog) from Buffon's Natural History.  The print displays lovely, original hand coloring over a strong plate impression.

Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon, was a man of many talents including a naturalist, mathematician and cosmologist. His work on the "Natural History of Animals" is widely regarded as an important step toward the modern theory of evolution. Buffon promoted the idea that species change over time, which has become the cornerstone of the modern of evolutionary theory.

Inventory #90005

1200 W. 35th Street #425 Chicago, IL 60609 | P: (312) 496 - 3622

Close (esc)

Join Our Newsletter

Interested in maps, prints, and upcoming related events? Sign up for our newsletter for fresh NWC inventory and announcements.

Age verification

By clicking enter you are verifying that you are old enough to consume alcohol.


Shopping Cart

Your cart is currently empty.
Shop now