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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 364

    Italian School, 18th Century

    Study of a Male and Female Philippine Creeper and three others

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Italian School, 18th Century
    Study of a Male and Female Philippine Creeper and three others
    illustrations to Ornithologia Methodice Digesta by Saverio Manetti, sheets inscribed with plate numbers 'CLXXXXIX, CC, CCCLXIV', and 'CCCCVII'
    pencil, watercolour and ink on paper
    16 x 12½in. (40.7 x 31.7cm.) (4)


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