Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique (Vol. 4)
Attributed to Jn. Lebrecht Reinold, Engraved by Claude Fessard (French, active 1765–1805), Engraved by Louis Bouquet (French, active about 1800–1823), 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
Nissen 555; Anker 297
Overall: 56 x 37.5 x 5.5 cm (22 1/16 x 14 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 49 [i.e., 98] color etching and engravings
Not On View
(Paris: H. Perronneau, for Delachaussée, 1805) Folio; 104 pp., plus 49 [i.e., 98] plates; contemporary gilt-stamped half red morocco, blue pastepaper boards.
Illustrations of birds.
Paris: H. Perronneau, for Delachaussée, 1805
Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz, by whom given to the MFA January 13, 1982.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection