Item #56848 Le Jaseur, de Boheme. Traquet noir des Philippines, etc. GROUP OF 2 HANDCOLORED BIRD ENGRAVINGS. PHILIPPINES / BOHEMIA.
Le Jaseur, de Boheme. Traquet noir des Philippines, etc. GROUP OF 2 HANDCOLORED BIRD ENGRAVINGS.
Le Jaseur, de Boheme. Traquet noir des Philippines, etc. GROUP OF 2 HANDCOLORED BIRD ENGRAVINGS.

Le Jaseur, de Boheme. Traquet noir des Philippines, etc. GROUP OF 2 HANDCOLORED BIRD ENGRAVINGS.

Martinet, Francois Nicolas (illus).
Circa 1770.
TWO disbound folio engravings on laid paper, handcolored, 10 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches (plate mark) on sheets 17 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches. Binding holes along left edge, pencil inscriptions above plate numbers, a few spots and light marks (standing out more strongly in photo than upon inspection in person), soft crease to upper right corner of Jaseur print (well outside image area); overall good to very good condition. Finely engraved and colored images by French artist Francois-Nicolas Martinet, produced for Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux.. Plate 261 depicts the Bohemian Waxwing, while Plate 185 depicts the Black and Great Wheatears. Item #56848

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