Emma Willughby (17th century) - The Black Bird - old handcolored large size - from one of the most influential works on Ornithology

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Emma Willughby (17th century) - The Black Bird - old handcolored large size - from one of the most influential works on Ornithology
Gravur - Nicht signiert - 1675

Folio large sized engraving commissioned by Emma Willughby (the wife of Francis Willughby) for the profound and influential work on Ornithology by William Willughby. Whillughby is seen as the first Ornithologist and reshaped the way how to study the natural world. This engraving marks the birth for everything that came after this influential project by Willughby.

The 17th century engravers on this project where:
William Sherwin, William Faithorne and Frederick ten Hove. It is unknown who made this particular engraving.

- Francis Willughby (22 November 1635 – 3 July 1672) was an English ornithologist and ichthyologist, and an early student of linguistics and games. 

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Künstler
Emma Willughby (17th century)
Titel des Kunstwerks
The Bunting - old handcolored large size - from one of the most influential works on Ornithology
Jahr
1675
Technik
Gravur
Signatur
Nicht signiert
Zustand
In gutem Gesamtzustand
Verkauf mit Rahmen
Nein
Gesamtgröße
35×23×0 cm
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