Vintage Shell Art and Shell Prints by William Swainson
These are some of the finest crab art, sea shell print, shell print, beach art, island art, home art, shells, ocean art,
shell art, land scape art and nautical prints that you can purchase.
William Swainson was born in 1789 in Liverpool and after departing in 1807 for a career in the army in Malta and Sicily he retired in 1815 at half pay to pursue his real interest — natural history. Swainson made his mark on the world of zoological illustration with a number of publications. These included Zoological Illustrations and Exotic Chonchology,. Both books have amazing seashell illustrations, shell prints, and sea shell illustrations. An original copy of this book sells for over $3800, but we are proud to offer you an affordable opportunity to purchase restored prints from this work for prices starting at $6 for a 5×7. We also offer print sizes of 8×10, 11×14, and 16×20. Custom sizes and print options are available upon request.
These are some of the finest types of crab art, sea shell print, shell print, beach art, island art, home art, shells, ocean art, shell art, land scape art and prints for
the home that you can purchase.