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  1. Nouvelles Illustrations de Zoologie  New Illustrations of Zoology,

    Nouvelles Illustrations de Zoologie New Illustrations of Zoology,

    Containing Fifty Coloured Plates Of New, Curious, And Non-Descript Birds, With A Few Quadrupeds, Reptiles And Insects. Together with a short and scientific description of the same.
    First edition. This is a very well coloured copy of a book which often suffers from indifferent colouring. Peter Brown (fl. 1758-1799), thought to be Danish, was court painter to the Prince of Wales. It is not certain if he studied as a pupil of Georg Ehret (1708-1770), the famous botanical artist from Germany, but he was most certainly influenced by his work. Learn More
    £5,000

    Date of Publication: 1776

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 111330

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