François-Nicolas MARTINET. ROLLIER D’ABISSINIE and COQ DE ROCHE

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François-Nicolas MARTINET (1725-1804).

- ROLLIER D’ABISSINIE (ABYSSINIAN ROLLER)
- COQ DE ROCHE (COCK-OF-THE-ROCK)

Two engraved plates to illustrate L’Histoire Naturelle de Buffon (Buffon’s Natural History).
Etching with color heightenings.

Slightly yellowed proofs, few stains, crease along the lower margin, slight accidents on the second, margin extended with a brown band.

Dimensions: 25,5 x 20 cm (10 x 7-3/4 in.).
 

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  • Items quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012050024