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Avis Regia. Gallina Sylvestris

1656

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Title

Avis Regia. Gallina Sylvestris

Date

1656

Description

Royal Bird and Wild Hen. Male and female of both species shown. Album: From "Flora Sinensis", a book on the natural history of China, published in Vienna in 1656 by the Polish Jesuit missionary Father Michael Piotr Boym (1612-1659). First edition. Colour washes were added after publication.

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Location

China

Country

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image reproduced by permission of the Provost and Fellows of Eton College

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