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Turtur Minimus Guttatus: The Ground Dove; Zanthoxylum Spinosum, Lentisci, longioribus foliis Euonimi fructu capsulariâ?¦ D. Banister: The Pellitory or Tooth-ach Tree. T. 26

  • ARTIST: Mark Catesby

  • MEDIUM: Engraving, handcolored,

    DATE: 1771.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 19 x 13 1/4" (483 x 335 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: 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.


  • CONDITION: Overall good condition. Subtle offset and some staining.