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Updated: 14 April 2015
Diversae avium species
- Diversae avium species
Three hares, two magpies, and a line of flying birds in the background; one hare crouches under the vegetation, as if to hide from the leering magpie above.
- 1684-1695 (c.)
- Height: 135 millimetres
- Width: 178 millimetres
Inscription ContentLettered "F. Barlow delin./I. Griffier Fecit./P. Tempest ex:"
For information on the volume see 1997,0928.14.1
For a drawing related to half of the design, see 2002,0323.6; a duplicate impression in the same album, 1997,0928.14.14
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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Object reference number: PPA259977
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