1807 Copper Engraving Berkshire Pig Breed Swine Farm Animal Livestock Art TCF2



This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a sow and boar of the Berkshire pig breed (figs. 3 and 4) and a sow and boar of an unknown Chinese breed of pig (figs. 1 and 2).


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Moderate wrinkling. Some light surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present the second collection of copper engravings from 1807 of antique farm machinery, livestock, farm buildings, and land management practices from the early 19th century. To continue "plowing" through this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Reproductive art by Scott.

Keywords specific to this image: Agriculture