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CATESBY, Mark

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Place Published: Nuremburg
Publisher: Johann Seligmann
Date Published: 1753

Description: Bird print. Etching with original hand coloring. Page measures 16" x 9.75", image measures 11 5/8" x 8.5".

Comments: The hummingbird feeding at a blossom of a trumpet creeper. Mark Catesby (1683-1749), born in England, was America's first naturalist/illustrator. He was the first to comprehensively illustrate natural history delineating the American flora and fauna. This selection was etched and published by Johann Seligmann (1720-1762) after Catesby. Please visit our gallery for more Catesby prints.

Binding: unbound
Condition: very good
Language: English
Type: Prints

Book ID: 209349


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