CALPRIMULGUS. THE GOAT-SUCKER.

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Mark Catesby

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Calprimulgus. The Goat-Sucker.

Engraving handcolored, 1731.
Paper size 14 x 20 3/8" (356 x 517 mm).
Overall good condition. A few small bits of paper missing at paper edge and corner.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 78368
Price: $2,900.00
Publisher :
From, ‘The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: Containing Figures of Birds, Beasts, Fishes, Serpents, Insects and Plants:…’ Engravings by Catesby, published in London 1731-1743 (first edition), 1751-1755 (second edition), 1771-1775 (third edition) c.1800 (fourth edition). This print is from the first edition. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Birds , Mark Catesby

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