Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique (Vol. 3)

1802
Illustrated by Jn. Lebrecht Reinold, Engraved by Jacques-Louis Pérée (French, born in 1769), Engraved by Louis Bouquet (French, active about 1800–1823), Printed by Langlois (active 1805–1840), Author François Levaillant (French, 1753–1824), Publisher J. J. Fuchs (French, late 18th–early 19th century), Printer H. L. Perronneau (French, late 18th–early 19th century)


Place of Publication: Paris, France

Catalogue Raisonné

Nissen 555; Anker 297

Dimensions

Overall: 55.8 x 37.3 x 6.8 cm (21 15/16 x 14 11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.714

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 53 [i.e., 106] color etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: H. L. Perronneau, for J. J. Fuchs, 1802) Folio; [2 ff.] 147 pp., plus 53 [i.e., 106] plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half red morocco, blue pastepaper boards.

Illustrations of birds


Paris: H. L. Perronneau, for J. J. Fuchs, 1802

Provenance

Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz, by whom given to MFA January 13, 1982.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection