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Vache de Schwitz. Plate XXXVII.

  • ARTIST: Gaspard-Felix Nadar

  • PUBLISHER: Published in Paris.

  • MEDIUM: Heliogravure,

    DATE: 1861-62.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 8 1/4 x 13 3/16" (210 x 335 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: An image of a bull after a photograph by Nadar, pseudonym of Gaspard Felix Tournachon, 1820-1910, French pioneer photographer and writer. He conceived the idea of mapmaking and surveying from a balloon, completing his first aerial photographs c.1858. Printed by Lermercier in Paris. From Emile Baudement's "Les Races Bovines au Cours Universal Agricole de Paris en 1856."

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Uncolored.

  • CONDITION: Good condition.