Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique (Vol. 3)
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
Nissen 555; Anker 297
Overall: 55.8 x 37.3 x 6.8 cm (21 15/16 x 14 11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 53 [i.e., 106] color etching and engravings
Not On View
(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
Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz, by whom given to MFA January 13, 1982.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection