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Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique (Vol. 5)

1806
Attributed to Jn. Lebrecht Reinold, Printed by Langlois (active 1805–1840), Author François Levaillant (French, 1753–1824), Publisher Delachaussée (French, 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 37.8 x 5.5 cm (21 15/16 x 14 7/8 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1981.716

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 48 [i.e., 96] color etching and engravings

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Paris: H. Perronneau, for Delachaussée, 1806) Folio; 124 pp., plus 48 [i.e., 96] plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half red morocco, blue pastepaper boards.


Paris: H. Perronneau, for Delachaussée, 1806

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection