Histoire naturelle des promerops et des guêpiers
Histoire naturelle des oiseaux de paradis (continuation)
Illustrated by Jacques Barraband (1767–1809), Illustrated by Auguste (French, active early 19th century), Engraved by Louis Bouquet (French, active about 1800–1823), Engraved by Gremillier (French, active early 19th century), Engraved by Langlois (active 1805–1840), Engraved by Jean-Baptiste Guyard fils (French, 1787–1831), Author François Levaillant (French, 1753–1824), Publisher Denné le jeune (early 19th century)
Place of Publication: Paris, France
Nissen, Vogelbücher, 560; Anker, Bird Books, 305
Overall: 55.5 x 37.8 x 6 cm (21 7/8 x 14 7/8 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 84 color etching and engravings, with hand coloring
Not On View
(Paris: P. Denné le jeune, 1807) Folio; [2 ff.] 81, 67, 52 pp. [1 f.], plus 84 plates; contemporary gilt-stamped blue pastepaper boards.
Illustrations of birds.
Paris: P. Denné le jeune, 1807
Mrs. Sigmund J. Katz, New Orleans, by whom given to MFA, January 14, 1981.
Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection