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"Psittacus, Perroquet" (Parrots), from Diverses Oiseaux dessignées et gravées d'après le naturel par N. Robert

Artist:
Nicolas Robert (French, Langres 1614–1685 Paris)
Publisher:
Published by F. Poilly , Paris
Date:
1673
Medium:
Etching
Dimensions:
sheet: 8 13/16 x 7 1/8 in. (22.4 x 18.1 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1956
Accession Number:
56.644.21(18)
Not on view
Signature: in plate: "NR cum pri. re."

Inscription: in plate, upper left: "27"; brown ink, upper right: "12"
Vendor: Holman's Print Shop (Boston, Massachusetts)
Nissen, Illustrierten Vogelbüchen, p. 38 & 159.787
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