Antique Print, Sea Star, Asterias. Histoire Naturelle, Vers Echinoderm – KittyPrint
Sea Star Asterias. Histoire Naturelle Vers Echinodermes c.1790 Prints KittyPrint 1700s Corals & Molluscs

Antique Print, Sea Star, Asterias. Histoire Naturelle, Vers Echinodermes, c.1790

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Two interesting illustrations of sea stars, hand coloured on handmade thick, uncut paper.
The engravings are from “Tableau Encyclopedique et methodique des trois regnes de la nature” published by Charles Joseph Panckoucke c.1790.
The Encyclopedia was printed during the time of the French Revolution and was written by the most knowledgeable French writers and scholars of the time.
This section was edited by Jean-Guillaume Bruguiere and Jean-Baptiste Lamarck. The Encyclopedia was extremely popular, and was copied a great many number of times.

Size 18 x 25 cm. Condition Very Good.


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