Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) - Ornithology - The Vultur - bird from the Birds Book

Description
Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) - Ornithology - The Vultur - bird from the Birds Book
Woodcut - Not signed - 1574

Authentic page woodcut with handcolouring from Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565) his Birdsbook. Gesner was a Swissphysician, naturalist, bibliographer, and philologist. 

From the original 1574 German edition.

Lot details
Artist
Conrad Gesner (1516 – 1565)
Title of artwork
Ornithology - The Vultur - bird from the Birds Book
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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