Diversae avium species
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An eagle struggles with a cat which it has snatched up into the air with its talons; the cat clasps its jaws on the eagle's neck; hills at lower right.
- 1684-1696 (c.)
- Height: 132 millimetres
- Width: 181 millimetres
For information on the volume see 1997,0928.14.1
For duplicate impression, see 1850,0223.864
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.
Not on display (165.a.37)
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Object reference number: PPA259758
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