Works on Paper      Professional Framing Services

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Fine Impressions Gallery is a fine art print gallery offering a wide selection of original antique and contemporary handmade prints and other works on paper, including watercolors and drawings. We have something for every interest, including architecture, botanicals, maps, birds, historical subjects, literary subjects, satire, costumes, and much more. Our professional framing services will protect and display your artwork, providing a lifetime of enjoyment.

Serving the
Northwest
art community
since 1981

Gallery Hours:
Tues-Sat 11-5
or by appointment

"Fulmar Petrel," John James Audubon
HC Lithograph 1844  
8300 5th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98115
206-784-5270

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BUGS AND BIRDS!
The naturalists of the 18th and 19th centuries studied all forms of life as they explored new frontiers. Today we see these pictures as beautiful and intriguing art, which they are, but they were designed as detailed scientific studies. Here are a few of our favorites from our Antique Birds and Insects sections.


“Butterflies”
Edward Donovan
HC Engraving 1802



“Phyllium siccifolia”
William Jardine
HC Engraving c. 1840



“Trochilus Gouldii”
William Jardine
HC Engraving 19th cent.



“Butterflies”
Marie Eleonore Hochecker
Copperplate Engraving c. 1779



“Yellow-Backed Whyda m & f”
J. W. Frohawk
Chromolithograph 1899



“Mason Bee”
Artist Unknown
HC Engraving 19th cent.



“Scops Tunia”
Thomas C. Jerdon
HC Lithograph 1847



“Staphylinus erythrurus”
William Jardine
HC Engraving c. 1840



“Carpophaga Oceanica”
Edward Lear
HC Engraving c. 1850

YOSEMITE ANNIVERSARY
150 years ago, on June 30, 1864, in the midst of the Civil War, President Lincoln signed the "Yosemite Valley Grant Act." It was the first federal government protection of wild lands for parkland, the beginning of a legacy we still enjoy today in the National Park System.


“Big Trees - Mariposa Grove
(Yosemite)”
James D. Smilie
Wood Engraving 1872-74



“Bridalveil Fall -
Yosemite”
Artist Unknown
Offset Photograph c. 1940



“Vernal Falls,
Yosemite”
Stephen McMillan
Aquatint



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