Martinet, Francois Nicolas (illus).
Engraving, handcolored, 9 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches (plate mark) on sheet 12 1/2 x 9 inches. Very good condition. A finely engraved and colored image by French artist Francois-Nicolas Martinet, produced for an edition of Buffon's Historie Naturelle Generale et Particuliere (Plate 157). These images were also published as Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux. Item #40163