Contemporary coloured illustration of a Vicugna, South American camelid worshipped by the Incas for its fine fleece.
Argali or Big Horn are wild sheep native to mountains.
This colourful engraving is from Oliver Goldsmith’s “History of the Earth and Animated Nature” Published by Archibald Fullerton 1855.
Size 16.5 x 25 cm. Condition Good.