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Barraband: C1800 LG Folio Hand Col Bird Print. Guyana Koulik Toucan. Proof

Product Code: 10604
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Product Description
Antique Large Folio Etching Published C1800 by Denne & Perlet, Paris for "Histoire naturelle des oiseaux de paradis et des rolliers" [1801-06] by Francois Levaillant. Illustrated by Jacques Barraband. Engraved by Peree, Gremillier and Bouquet. Fine hand colour as issued.

Rare Proof before letters. Title should read "L'Aracari Koulik mâle de la Guyane. no. 13" Some light toning. Very minor wrinkles. Added margins with old, non matching paper Whatman Watermarked paper, as issued? 

Paper Size: 18.5 x 12.5 inch (47 x 32cm) and overall size - 26 x 18 inch (66 x 45cm)