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IMAGE number
CH991236
Title
Wild Turkey, Male and Female, 1808-1814 (hand-coloured engraving)
Artist
Peale, Titian Ramsey (1799-1885) / American
Description
Wild Turkey, Male and Female; Meleagris Gallopavo. From 'American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States', by Alexander Wilson (1766-1813). Drawn from Nature by Titian Ramsey Peale (1799-1885). Hand-coloured engraving. Published, Philadelphia, 1808-1814. 34.8 x 27cm.
Location
Private Collection
Medium
Gravure colorée à la main
Date
1808-1814 (C19th)
Dimensions
34.8x27 cms
Credit
Photo © Christie's Images / Bridgeman Images
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