Woodcut - Not signed - 1557
|Artist:||Gesner, Conrad 1516-1565 - Folio hand coloured woodcut|
|Title of artwork:||Ostrich - From the scarce First Edition of 1557|
|Condition:||In very good condition|
|Sold with frame:||No|
Superb folio from Gessner's FIRST EDITION of the VOGELBUCH, 1557.
Zurich: Christopher Froschauer, 1557.
Reference: Nissen Vögel 350.
Conrad Gessner was a Renaissance polymath, a physician, philosopher, encyclopaedist, bibliographer, philologist, natural historian and illustrator.
The woodcuts for the work were undertaken by Hans Asper, Johann Thomas, and Lukas Schrön.
Vert light even age toning.
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Excellent engraving. Well packed. Quick delivery. Thanks! A+++
Very quick delivery and safely packaged.
Packaging was not robust enough and partially folded during shipping
Very nice prints, excellent
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I received this order very quickly; all is perfect.
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