etching / engraving on hand laid (verge type) paper.
Sheet size: 32 x 25 cm. Image size: 29,6 x 22 cm.
From a series: ‘Various Birds and Beasts Drawn from the Life’, published by F. Cooper 1655-1718. New item to be further described. Please inquire for further information.
Made by Jan Griffier after Francis Barlow. Francis Barlow (c.1626-1704) was an English painter, etcher, and illustrator. He ranks among the most prolific book-illustrators and printmakers of the 17th c.
Condition: Good, given age. Remargined. To be further described. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: BIRD SPECIES-FALCON-EAGLE-VULTURE-HERON