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Musci Gento

Date

1656

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Description

Musk Deer [and snake]. 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

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Medium