Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) - Ichthyology - Fish from the Fish Book - hand-coloured

Description
Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) - Ichthyology - Fish from the Fish Book - hand-coloured
Woodcut - Not signed - 1574

Authentic page with large hand-coloured woodcut from Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) his Fishbook. Gesner was a Swissphysician, naturalist, bibliographer, and philologist. 

From the original 1574 German edition.

Lot details
Artist
Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565)
Title of artwork
Ichthyology - Fish from the Fish Book - hand-coloured
Year
1574
Technique
Woodcut
Signature
Not signed
Condition
Overall in good condition
Sold with frame
No
Total dimensions
34×22×0 cm
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