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Updated: 14 April 2015
Diversae avium species
- Diversae avium species
Title, "Diversae AVIUM SPECIES...", with two eagles and a vulture holding up a sheep skin.
- 1684-1696 (c.)
- Height: 137 millimetres
- Width: 175 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered with the title: "Diversae AVIUM SPECIES. Studiosissime Ad Vitam delineatae, Per Fra. Barlow: Insignissimum Anglum Pictorem. CURA AC Sumptibus P. Tempest, Delineatae, Incisae, ac Typis Editae. MDCLXLVI.[sic]"
For information on the volume see 1997,0928.14.1
cf. 1878,0713.4733, which is a later impression with new inscription
See commentary under New Hollstein (Hollar) 1334-1339 for the different series of birds after Francis Barlow, for which the composition and chronology is not established.
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