PORCUPINE ET AL. (SUPPLIED TITLE).

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Arnoldus Montanus


Porcupine et al. (supplied title).

Copper plate engraving, 1671.
Image size 4 7/8 x 6 3/8" (125 x 162 mm).
Good condition. Black & white.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 68130
Price: $75.00
Publisher : Published by Jacob van Meurs, Amsterdam.
From Montanus' "De Nieuwe en Onbe kende Weereld: of Beschryving van America". This view shows a fantastic group of American animals, including a pocrupine, long-tailed monkey with a human face, a clawed creature (three toed sloth) with an Eskimo-like visage and a human-faced large cat. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Animals & Insects , Small Mammals and Rodents

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