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[Book of different species of birds, flowers, plants, and trophies of China]

Engraver:
Engraved by Gabriel Huquier (French, Orléans 1695–1772 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Engraving, hand-colored
Dimensions:
Overall: 17 13/16 x 13 1/2 x 11/16 in. (45.3 x 34.3 x 1.8 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.29
Not on view
Desseins Chinois

[Livre de differentes espèces d'oiseaux, fleurs, plantes, et trophes de la Chine]

Guilmard p.159
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