Hollar, Wenzel (1606-1677) after Barlow, Francis (c.1626-1704)

[Original etching] Bustards [set: Diversae avium species]/Ganzen, ca 1658.

From a set of prints presenting birds, here are a cock bustard standing, facing right in the foreground. He has long plumes curving down from the corners of its beak, the hen stands on the right, looking downwards.

On verso collectors’marks: Gustav Friedrich Konstantin Parthey (1798-1872) (L. 2014), the famous collector of Hollar.

Etching on laid paper, trimmed within plate mark; total: 126 x 182 mm; state I/2; repaired tear on the left; traces of previous mounting on verso. Pennington 2130.

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Excl. VAT  280,00

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