Welcome to our Rare Fine Art - Fish, Conchology, and Marine Life - Prints website
A selection of very rare Ippolito Salviani hand-coloured copperplate fish engravings from 1554
Plus a new Fishing Prints category covering salt and freshwater angling, and a new collection of Mary Orvis - Salmon, Trout, Lake & Bass FliesComing soon - B & W engravings 16th - 20th century
We specialise in the sale of beautiful, original aquatic natural history prints of the finest quality, dating from the 16th century through to the mid-20th century.
What better way to celebrate the things you love than with genuine, desirable and collectable art. All your favourite species are here: saltwater and freshwater fish, shells, corals, and jellyfish, crabs, lobsters, octopus and shrimp, sea anemones and urchins…and many other varieties of eye-catching prints, all in excellent condition, and with prices that start at just £10.00
If you are after a particular species add its name to our search box above, or have fun exploring the many pages of our authors/artists, and subject headings.
Then just click on any image to examine the print in detail and read a full description. Stock on original aquatic art is very limited, so to avoid disappointment, please order immediately if you see something you like.
Our prints are dispatched swiftly for both UK and international buyers - see our shipping box above for costs.
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Thank you for considering rarefishprints.com - the UK’s premier supplier of stunningly beautiful, original, antique fish, conchology and marine life prints, that you can purchase from anywhere in the world.
You can be sure of owning an original print that is beautifully produced and is also a good investment. With our extensive knowledge and meticulous research their authenticity is guaranteed. We do not sell reproductions of any kind.
What our customers say about us:
"Package arrived safely yesterday - Salviani and Aldrovandi prints both delicious - thanks so much." P.M
"Every print came in the best order, and as I work in the Slovak Natural History Museum as a zoologist, I will definitely choose from your rich offer of beautiful fish prints again." J.K
"Thank you very much for the Salviani of the Moray Eel, it is absolutely tremendous" D.F
"The prints are gorgeous. You definitely deal in the best and at reasonable prices." K.S.
"The print arrived today and looks fantastic. Especially nice to see the blue-throated wrasse, a very common species here in Tasmania. The print will look great in my office at the Australian National Fish Collection." B.D.
"It's always an education and a joy to visit your site. You have an excellent eye for beauty" D.S.
“Prints received, they’re magnificent. I bought them as a birthday present for my wife, she’s very happy!” P.E.
“Thank YOU for all the wonderful catches you are angling from secret depths for a fish lover like me.” C.K.
“Gerry - prints have arrived safely and I am absolutely thrilled; they look fantastic - even better than on the website!” H.B.
"Your site is always an inspiration and you definitely made me a happy customer." T.G.
"The print arrived - thank you very much. It is a tremendous work of art and a very nice addition to my collection." D.F.
"The prints arrived safely, and they are just beautiful. I am so glad I found your online shop. Thank you for the great service, selection and information." A.B.
"I've purchased over three dozen prints from rarefishprints.com and have always been extremely impressed with their quality, value, condition and the way they are handled, including the meticulous and beautiful packaging. An absolute pleasure to deal with." F.L.G.
"Your site keeps tempting me to dip in more! Lovely prints, I will certainly be back." P.M.
"I absolutely Adore these prints. I felt like I'm snorkelling while I looked through your website. Beautiful presentation. Incredible descriptions of the prints." R.E.
"The prints arrived in excellent shape. I have to compliment you on how well they were packed. I have ordered from others and none have taken as much care as you did. I am beyond pleased. It's been a pleasure doing business with you." M.S.
"Fantastic! I've been looking for salmon prints for almost twenty years and suddenly I got three thanks to you. And what three! Just extraordinary. I'm a really happy guy, and this day I will remember. Many, many thanks." V.L.
"You guys have the best collection of fish prints that I've found. The sea monsters are insane. These are the coolest things I could ever think to have to decorate my house" D.G
"A fine collection of prints and excellent customer service. It's a delight to do business with you" N.L.
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