CAECILIA MACULATA; CHRYSANTHEMUM AMERICANUM, DORONICI FOLIO, FLORE PERSICI COLORIS, UMBONE MAGNO PROMINENTE EX ATRO PURPUREO, VIRIDI, & AUREO FULGENTE, TAB. 59. [THE GLASS SNAKE.]

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Mark Catesby

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Caecilia Maculata; Chrysanthemum Americanum, Doronici folio, flore persici coloris, umbone magno prominente ex atro purpureo, viridi, & aureo fulgente, Tab. 59. [The Glass Snake.]

Engraving handcolored, 1771.
Paper size 13 1/4 x 19 1/16" (336 x 485 mm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 7318
Price: $1,300.00
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 third edition. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Animals & Insects , Reptiles and Amphibians

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