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Tailpiece with Skeletons from Perrault, Histoire naturelle des animaux (Paris, 1671)

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Provenance

Bernard Quaritch Ltd, London, to MFA 2001; no previous ownership provided. Album bound and organized in France about 1770-1775

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Lia and William Poorvu in honor of Sue Welsh Reed

1671

Catalogue Raisonné

Jombert 101,8; BNIFF 2921

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.7 x 25.6 cm (8 9/16 x 10 1/16 in.) Platemark: 18.4 x 22.3 cm (7 1/4 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2001.275.1.7

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