MUSCICAPA FUSCA: THE LITTLE BROWN FLY-CATCHER; MUSCICAPA OCULIS RUBRIS: THE RED EYED FLYCATCHER. T. 54.

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Mark Catesby

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Muscicapa Fusca: The little brown Fly-catcher; Muscicapa Oculis Rubris: The Red Eyed Flycatcher. T. 54.

Engraving handcolored, 1751-55.
Paper size 20 1/4 x 14 1/8" (516 x 357 mm).
Good condition save for printing creases into image.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 15870
Price: $2,300.00
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 second edition.From the second edition. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Birds , Mark Catesby

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