Engraving of lizard species "Phrynosoma regale, Doliosaurus m'callii"

Description (Brief):

William Dougal (1822–1895) of Washington, D.C. engraved this print of “Phrynosoma regale [Girard] and Doliosaurus m’callii [Girard]”—now "Phrynosoma solare" (Regal horned lizard) and "Phrynosoma mcallii" (Flat–tail horned lizard); from one or more original illustrations by John H. Richard (c.1807–1881) of Philadelphia. The illustration was published as Plate 28 in the “Reptiles” section of the second part of volume II of the Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, written by S.F. Baird (1823–1887). The volume was printed in 1859 by Cornelius Wendell of Washington, D.C.

William Dougal (1822–1895) of Washington, D.C. engraved this print of “Phrynosoma regale [Girard] and Doliosaurus m’callii [Girard]”—now "Phrynosoma solare" (Regal horned lizard) and "Phrynosoma mcallii" (Flat–tail horned lizard); from an original sketch by John H. Richard (c.1807–1881) of Philadelphia. The illustration was printed as Plate 28 in the “Reptiles” section of the second part of volume II of the Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, written by S.F. Baird (1823–1887). The volume was printed in 1859 by Cornelius Wendell of Washington, D.C.

Date Of Book Publication: 1859

Author: Baird, Spencer FullertonOriginal Artist: Richard, John H.Graphic Artist: Dougal, William H.Printer: Wendell, CorneliusAuthor: Emory, William H.Publisher: U.S. Department of the InteriorU.S. Army

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: District of Columbia

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2009.0115.062Catalog Number: 2009.0115.062Accession Number: 2009.0115

Object Name: printObject Type: EngravingOther Terms: print; Engraving

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26.6 cm x 36.5 cm; 10 1/2 in x 14 3/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-fa5d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_802161

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