DER HEINERE NEUNTODER, PICA MINIMA, LANIUS MINOR. L: TERTICAS. LA PLUS PETITE PIE, OU DE TROISIEME ESPECE. [GRAY SHRIKE LANIUS EXCUBITOR].

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Johann Frisch

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Der Heinere Neuntoder, Pica minima, Lanius minor. L: terticas. La Plus petite Pie, ou de troisieme espece. [Gray Shrike Lanius excubitor].

Engraving, hand-colored, 1733-63.
Paper size 14 1/2 x 9 1/4" (37.1 x 23.4 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 96883
Price: $350.00
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From "Vorstellung der Vogel in Deutschland und Beylauffig Auch Einiger Fremden, Mit Ihren Eigenschaften Beschrieben… ." Johann Leonhard Frisch (1666-1743) - German naturalist and philologist. This monumental work, made and published over a period of thirty years, became a family project. His sons Ferdinand Helfreich (1707-1758) and Philipp Jakob were responsible for drawing and engraving the plates, his youngest son Just Leopold Frisch (1714-1789) succeeded his father in writing the text, and later on, also in publishing the work. Published in Berlin. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Birds , Johann Frisch

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