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[Elch Moose]

One Latin text page with on recto a wood cut illustration of an Elch Moose (11,5 x 16 cm). From Münster's Cosmographia Universalis.The Cosmographia by Sebastian Münster...

$15 / ≈ €14
Maker / Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Place & Date: Basle, ca. 1564
Selling price: $15
Sold in 2018

 


Rhino. On verso elephant.

An early representation of a Rhino.VERSO: an early depiction of an elephant carrying people in a basket.From a French text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compen...

$125 / ≈ €117
Maker / Publisher: MÜNSTER,S.
Place & Date: Basle 1580
Selling price: $125
Sold

 


[River horse]

On verso a presentation of a river horse, a fantastic animal. From a French text edition of his Cosmographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge. In 1575 Seb...

$5 / ≈ €5
Maker / Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Place & Date: Basle 1575 - 1580
Selling price: $5
Sold in 2015

 


Nigra Sylva olim pars Herciniae Sylvae.

On recto an early scene showing the Foret Noire with different animals (a wolf, dear, bear, etc. (Print : 77x150 mm).From a Latin text edition of his Geographia , that gr...

$25 / ≈ €23
Maker / Publisher: MÜNSTER,S.
Place & Date: Basle 1550-1590
Selling price: $25
Sold

 


[Crocodile]

On recto a crocodile and on verso an early birds-eye Alexandria in Egypt.From a German text edition of his Geographia , that great compendium of Renaissance knowledge.

$10 / ≈ €9
Maker / Publisher: MÜNSTER, S.
Place & Date: Basle, 1550-1590
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2015

 


'Lions'.

A copper engraving. Print showing lions in different poses.

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: Saverus, R./ van Voerst, R.
Place & Date: English, ca 1650
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2019

 


'Crab and lobster'.

A copper engraving. Print showing 2 lovely crustaceans.

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: Saverus, R./ van Voerst, R.
Place & Date: English, ca 1650
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


'Peacocks'.

A copper engraving. Print showing peacocks in different poses.

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: Saverus, R./ van Voerst, R.
Place & Date: English, ca 1650
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


L. Colivri / Pie Griesche.

A very fine and decorative representation of two birds, with flowers and insects. In the style of DeBry, but here by François Langlois, French (1589-1647).

Maker / Publisher: LANGLOIS, F.
Place & Date: Paris, c.1655
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2022

 


Draco hipes apteros in Agro Bononiensi. . . .

Decorative and early copper engraving showing four dragons, from : Historiae Naturalis de Quadrupedibus libri.The re-edition of the edition of Frankfurt of 1650-53 illust...

$60 / ≈ €56
Maker / Publisher: JONSTON, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1657
Selling price: $60
Sold in 2020

 


Utilis Piscis serram ad instar Picis habens. Delphinus prior, Delphin. . .

Decorative and early copper engraving showing a narwhale and four dolphins, from : Historiae Naturalis de Quadrupedibus libri.The re-edition of the edition of Frankfurt o...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: JONSTON, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1657
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


Grijphus, Grijps, Hippopotanus. . .

Decorative and early copper engraving showing a griffin and two sorts of hippopotamus, from : Historiae Naturalis de Quadrupedibus libri.The re-edition of the edition of ...

$30 / ≈ €28
Maker / Publisher: JONSTON, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1657
Selling price: $30
Sold in 2020

 


(Three plates showing tigers, leopards, lion, etc, etc.)

Two pages from the first and only but very important Dutch edition of this curious and comprehensive zoological work, richly illustrated with excellent copper engravings,...

$96 / ≈ €90
Maker / Publisher: JONSTON, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1660
Selling price: $96
Sold in 2017

 


The Bass Island: Soland Goose; Heron; Sea Gull; Wild Duck; Curlew.

The Bass Island etching by Francis Barlow and engraved by Francis Place is from a work dedicated to Richard Maitland, 4th Earl of Lauderdale in 1686. On lined paper with ...

$260 / ≈ €243
Maker / Publisher: Francis Barlow – Francis Place.
Place & Date: London, 1686
Selling price: $260
Sold in 2017

 


[Snakes and Birds.]

Print from Albertus Seba's 'Thesaurus', showing snakes and birds. Albertus Seba (1665-1736) was a Dutch apothecary, zoölogist, author, collector and owner of a 'Cabinet ...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: SEBA, Albertus.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1735
Selling price: $200
Sold in 2020

 


Histoire Naturelle, Phoques.

An interesting plate showing four types of seal. Probably from a work by Diderot named Encyclopedia oder Dictionnaire raisonne des sciences, des arts et des metiers.

$20 / ≈ €19
Maker / Publisher: BENARD, R.
Place & Date: Paris, ca 1756
Selling price: $20
Sold in 2019

 


La Brebis

Decorative copper engraving from "Histoire naturelle" by Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de BUFFON, this great naturalist (1707-88) spent the greater part of his l...

$30 / ≈ €28
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON,G
Place & Date: Paris 1758
Selling price: $30
Sold

 


[Four butterflies on one sheet]

Beautifully hand-colored copper engraving of 4 butterflies on one sheet, from "Beyträge zur Natur- oder Insecten-Geschichte." By the engraver and publisher Chr...

$40 / ≈ €37
Maker / Publisher: KLEEMANN, F. C.
Place & Date: Nuremberg, 1761
Selling price: $40
Sold in 2019

 


Two Pythons, Scarlet Ibis and Shama.

Plate LXII from Albertus Seba's 'Thesaurus', displaying a pair of snakes, a scarlet Ibis and a small bird on a branch. Albertus Seba (1665-1736) was a Dutch apothecary, z...

$285 / ≈ €267
Maker / Publisher: SEBA, Albertus.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1734-1769
Selling price: $285
Sold in 2021

 


[Insects] Plate XXI

Decorative plate from ''Naauwkeurige waarneemingen omtrent de veranderingen van veele insekten of gekorvene diertjes.'' Engraved by Ludwig Schmidt after Jablonsky. Printe...

$40 / ≈ €37
Maker / Publisher: L'ADMIRAL,J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam 1774
Selling price: $40
Sold in 2009

 


[Insects]

Decorative plate from Naauwkeurige waarneemingen omtrent de veranderingen van veele insekten of gekorvene diertjes. Engraved by Ludwig Schmidt after Jablonsky. Printed by...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: L'ADMIRAL, J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1774
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2013

 


[Insects]

Decorative plate from Naauwkeurige waarneemingen omtrent de veranderingen van veele insekten of gekorvene diertjes. Engraved by Ludwig Schmidt after Jablonsky. Printed by...

$30 / ≈ €28
Maker / Publisher: L'ADMIRAL,J.
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1774
Selling price: $30
Sold in 2009

 


Anatra col collare dell'Isola di Terra Nuova.

A rare print of a Newfoundland duck, being plate DLXXV from the publication: 'Ornitologia methodice digesta atque iconibus aeneis ad vivum illumitatis ornata, latine et i...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: MANETTI, Saverio.
Place & Date: Florence, 1767-1776
Selling price: $250
Sold in 2020

 


Histoire Naturelle.Vers Testaces a Coquille Multivalve...

Complicated engraving depicting Barnacles.

$35 / ≈ €33
Maker / Publisher: Bernard Direxit
Place & Date: Paris, 1778
Selling price: $35
Sold in 2013

 


Spotted Brown Snake (No Title).

Striking large hand-colored, copper plate of a spotted snake. From Buchoz's book "Histoire Naturelle". Pierre-Joseph Buchoz (1731- 1807) was a French physician,...

$6 / ≈ €6
Maker / Publisher: BUCHOZ, P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1781
Selling price: $6
Sold in 2016

 


Le Braque de Bengale [Pl. 23]

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $150
Sold in 2010

 


Le Mâtin.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques
Place & Date: Paris, Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2022

 


Le Basset A Jambes Torses.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2022

 


Le Petit Barbet.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $12
Sold in 2022

 


Le Grand Barbet [Pl. 26]

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2022

 


Le Chien D'Islande.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $100
Sold

 


Le Dogue de Forte Race.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2022

 


Le Chien Courant [Pl. 21]

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, J. After
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $10
Sold in 2022

 


L'Axis Femelle [Pl. 151]

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $100
Sold

 


L'Âne.

A charming plate from "Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière," Georges Louis Marie Leclerc, comte de Buffon's magnum opus and "the most celebrate...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: DE SÈVE, After Jacques (active 1742-1788)
Place & Date: Paris: Imprimerie Royale, 1749-1783
Selling price: $100
Sold

 


The Toco.

Hand colored copper engraving representing a Toco Toucan carrying a fruit with his beak from General Synopsis of Birds by John A. Latham (1740?1837) who was the pre?emine...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LATHAM, J.A.
Place & Date: London 1781-1785
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2017

 


1. Manakin à tête d'or. / 2. Manakin à tête blanche. / 3. Manakin rouge.

From Histoire naturelle des oiseaux.Drawn and engraved by Martinet from the bird section of Buffon's works.

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: MARTINET, F.N. / BUFFON, G.L.
Place & Date: Paris, 1770-1786
Selling price: $250
Sold in 2011

 


Casoar, des Indes Orientales.

From Histoire naturelle des oiseaux.Drawn and engraved by Martinet from the bird section of Buffon's works.

$300 / ≈ €281
Maker / Publisher: MARTINET, F.N. / BUFFON, G.L.
Place & Date: Paris, 1770-1786
Selling price: $300
Sold in 2011

 


Perruche à front jaune, de Cayenne.

From Histoire naturelle des oiseaux.Drawn and engraved by Martinet from the bird section of Buffon's works.

$350 / ≈ €328
Maker / Publisher: MARTINET, F.N. / BUFFON, G.L.
Place & Date: Paris, 1770-1786
Selling price: $350
Sold in 2011

 


1. Le Râle Huppé, de Caienne éspéce nouvelle. / 2. La petite Marouette de la Guyanne.

Last production, and his most refined, of François Nicolas Martinet's famous birds. The plates are smaller than the ones he made for Buffon or Brisson.From Histoire des ...

$75 / ≈ €70
Maker / Publisher: MARTINET, F.N.
Place & Date: Paris, 1790-1796
Selling price: $75
Sold in 2011

 


Stromboli.

From the famous book of Spallanzani Reise in beyden Sizilien a spectacular view of the volcanic area of the Italian island of Stromboli.

$90 / ≈ €84
Maker / Publisher: LANFRANCHI, G.
Place & Date: Leipzig, ca. 1800
Selling price: $90
Sold in 2021

 


L\'Ara Militaire. Pl. 4.

Superb representation of a parrot belonging to the species of the Military Macaw (Ara militaris) which occupies a massive but fragmented range from Mexico to Argentina.Fr...

$370 / ≈ €346
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1801
Selling price: $370
Sold in 2008

 


Le Calibée.

An attractive representation of a bird by François Levaillant in 1801. From Histoire naturelle d'une partie d'oiseaux nouveaux et rares de l'Améerique et des Indes : ou...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris 1801
Selling price: $200
Sold in 2008

 


Le S. Brun et Blanc. Pl.81.

A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops, by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his deat...

$180 / ≈ €168
Maker / Publisher: AUDEBERT, J,B. / VIEILLOT, L.J.P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1800-1802
Selling price: $180
Sold in 2011

 


Le S. Rouge-Dorée.

A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops, by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his deat...

$200 / ≈ €187
Maker / Publisher: AUDEBERT,J,B. / VIEILLOT, L.J.P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1800-1802
Selling price: $200
Sold in 2011

 


Le Promerops Rayé. Pl.7.

A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops , by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his dea...

$210 / ≈ €197
Maker / Publisher: AUDEBERT, J,B. / VIEILLOT, L. J.P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1800-1802
Selling price: $210
Sold in 2008

 


Le S. Violet. Pl.12

A very rare print of a humming bird from Histoire naturelle et générale des colibris, oiseaux-mouches, jacamars et promerops , by Jean Baptiste Audebert. Before his dea...

$360 / ≈ €337
Maker / Publisher: AUDEBER, J.B. / VIEILLOT, L.J.P.
Place & Date: Paris, 1800-1802
Selling price: $360
Sold

 


Charles Bonnet, F.R.S., Author of the Contemplation of Nature

A portrait of Charles Bonnet, one of the best known naturalists of the 1700's.Bonnet is surrounded by "THE CHAIN OF NATURE" with 17 fine vignettes of animals an...

$20 / ≈ €19
Maker / Publisher: CALDWALL.
Place & Date: London, 1802
Selling price: $20
Sold in 2019

 


[Butterflies]

Plate CLIX from Carl Gustav Jablonsky and J.F.W. Herbst: "Natursystem aller bekannten in- und ausländischen Insecten", engraved by Bodenehr. Carl Gustav Jablon...

Maker / Publisher: JABLONSKY, C.G.
Place & Date: Berlin, J. Pauli, 1785-1806
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2023

 


Ours blanc du nord. Dessine d'apres nature par Huet fils peintre de la menagerie de sa majeste. . .

A very rare and large print of a polar bear. From a series of images of the zoological garden "Jardin des Plantes" which also included a "Menagerie". ...

$160 / ≈ €150
Maker / Publisher: HUET, J-B.
Place & Date: Paris, ca 1808
Selling price: $160
Sold in 2020

 


Le Sieriner. Planche 82.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as th...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1796-1808
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2008

 


Le Piacpiac.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as th...

$65 / ≈ €61
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1796-1808
Selling price: $65
Sold in 2020

 


Le Minule.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as th...

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1796-1808
Selling price: $120
Sold in 2018

 


La Pie Rousse.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as th...

$80 / ≈ €75
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1796-1808
Selling price: $80
Sold in 2016

 


Le Quadricolor.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. Levaillant's interest in natural history led him to explore Africa as th...

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT,F.
Place & Date: Paris 1796-1808
Selling price: $120
Sold in 2008

 


Le Bacbakiri.

Very decorative plate from Histoire naturelle des oiseaux d'Afrique , published by Delachaussée. After Reinold and engraved by Claude Fessard.Levaillant's interest in na...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: LEVAILLANT, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1796-1808
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2016

 


Mollusques et Zoophytes [plate XXIX]

Plate illustrating molluscs and zoohytes by Lesueur, from Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes by François Péron, 1824.The French expedition under Nicolas Baudin...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1807-1816
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


Mollusques et Zoophytes [plate XXX]

Plate illustrating molluscs and zoohytes by Lesueur, from Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes by François Péron, 1824.The French expedition under Nicolas Baudin...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1807-1816
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


Mollusques et Zoophytes [plate XXXI]

Plate illustrating molluscs and zoohytes by Lesueur, from Voyage de découvertes aux terres Australes by François Péron, 1824.The French expedition under Nicolas Baudin...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LESUEUR, C-A. / PERON, F.
Place & Date: Paris, 1807-1816
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


Autour radieux, jeune. Autour tyran. Autour a calotte noire.

3 original handcolored copperplate engravings from Temmnick's Nouveau Receuil des Planches coloriees d'oiseau. (New Collection of Colored Plates of Birds) these prints ar...

$160 / ≈ €150
Maker / Publisher: TEMMINCK
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1825
Selling price: $160
Sold in 2010

 


Colombar Capelle, male

Original handcolored copperplate engraving from Temmnick's Nouveau Receuil des Planches coloriees d'oiseau. (New Collection of Colored Plates of Birds) this print is name...

$155 / ≈ €145
Maker / Publisher: TEMMINCK
Place & Date: Amsterdam, 1825
Selling price: $155
Sold in 2010

 


[ Fauna in Colombia: a bird and a monkey ].

Aquatint depicting the Simia Leonida and Andean Condor in Colombia. Engraved by Gallina.From Giulio Ferrario's work Le Costume Ancien et Moderne ou Histoire du gouverneme...

$64 / ≈ €60
Maker / Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Place & Date: Milan, 1827
Selling price: $64
Sold in 2009

 


[ Douroucoulis monkey of Spanish Guinea ].

Aquatint depicting the Douroucoulis monkey of Spanish Guinea. The Night monkeys, also known as the Owl monkeys or Douroucoulis, are the members of the genus Aotus of New ...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: FERRARIO, G.
Place & Date: Milan, 1827
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2020

 


Voyage de la Fregate la Venus.. [Planche 22].

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) ,Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: D'URVILLE, J.D.
Place & Date: Paris, 1833
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2011

 


Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.. [Planche 14].

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$80 / ≈ €75
Maker / Publisher: D'URVILLE, J.D.
Place & Date: Paris 1833
Selling price: $80
Sold

 


Voyage de la Fregate la Venus.. [Planche 10].

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$140 / ≈ €131
Maker / Publisher: D'URVILLE, J.D.
Place & Date: Paris 1833
Selling price: $140
Sold

 


Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.. [Planche 21].

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$80 / ≈ €75
Maker / Publisher: D'URVILLE, J.D.
Place & Date: Paris 1833
Selling price: $80
Sold

 


1. Turdoïde de Gourdin. 2. Stourne Fulvipenne.

An attractive print with two birds. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: DUMONT d'URVILLE, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1833
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2013

 


Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Oceanie.. [Planche 21].

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) ,Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: D'URVILLE, J.D.
Place & Date: Paris, 1833
Selling price: $120
Sold in 2011

 


Le Perroquet gris / Le Perroquet vert.

Decorative lithography from a later edition of ,Histoire naturelle, by Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de BUFFON, this great naturalist (1707-88) spent the greater part of h...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, G.
Place & Date: Paris, 1840
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2017

 


Pione Hétéroclite. . .

An attractive plate of five parakeets, engraved by Jazerand after Oudart. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie ...

$250 / ≈ €234
Maker / Publisher: DUMONT d'URVILLE, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1846
Selling price: $250
Sold in 2017

 


[Shells] Planche 8.

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: DUMONT d'URVILLE, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1846
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2013

 


[Shells] Planche 3.

An attractive collection of shells and two snails. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Ast...

$60 / ≈ €56
Maker / Publisher: DUMONT d'URVILLE, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1846
Selling price: $60
Sold in 2016

 


[Shells] Planche 13.

An attractive collection of shells. From Jules-Sébastien-César Dumont d'Urville (1790-1842) Voyage au Pole Sud et dans l'Océanie sur les Corvettes L'Astrolabe et la Z...

$150 / ≈ €140
Maker / Publisher: DUMONT d'URVILLE, J.
Place & Date: Paris, 1846
Selling price: $150
Sold in 2015

 


Panda, Paradoxures, etc [4 prints]

Decorative copper engravings for Georges-Louis Leclerc, comte de BUFFON, this great naturalist (1707-88) spent the greater part of his life at his chateau de Montbard and...

$15 / ≈ €14
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, G.
Place & Date: France 1838-1850
Selling price: $15
Sold in 2011

 


OISEAUX. 1. L'Ara bleu - 2. L'Ara rouge.

Noteworthy bird print engraved by Massard after a drawing by Vauthier.

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, C.
Place & Date: Paris ca. 1850
Selling price: $120
Sold in 2011

 


OISEAUX. 1. Le Lori rouge - 2. La Perruche à collier rose. - 3. La grande Perruche à longs trins.

Noteworthy bird print engraved by Lecerf after a drawing by Vauthier.

$100 / ≈ €94
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, C.
Place & Date: Paris, ca.1850
Selling price: $100
Sold in 2011

 


OISEAUX. 1. Le Lori noira - 2. Le Lori cramoisi. - 3. Le Lori tricolor.

Noteworthy bird print engraved by Aubert after a drawing by Vauthier.

$120 / ≈ €112
Maker / Publisher: BUFFON, C.
Place & Date: Paris, ca.1850
Selling price: $120
Sold in 2011

 


Taureau Gascon

Representation of a bull from Gascon. Hand-colored heliogravure drawn by Emile Van Marcke after a photograph by Nadar, pseudonym of Gaspard Felix Tournachon, 1820-1910, F...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LEMERCIER, J.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1861 - 1862
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2018

 


Vache d´Ayr.

Representation of an Obwalden bull. Hand-colored heliogravure drawn by Emile Van Marcke after a photograph by Nadar, pseudonym of Gaspard Felix Tournachon, 1820-1910, Fre...

$50 / ≈ €47
Maker / Publisher: LEMERCIER, J.
Place & Date: Paris, ca. 1861 - 1862
Selling price: $50
Sold in 2018