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Artist: Adolphe Delattre

Lot 42961: Delattre, Original Watercolor - Woodpecker

Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books

July 2, 2022
Franklin, TN, US

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Description

This attractive original watercolor was part of Pierre Adolphe Delattre's Ornithologie d'Europe par Mr Delattre, conservateur des forêts en retraite, Voir pour le texte le manuel d'ornithologie de Mr Temminck. The work was completed in 1844 in Douai, France. Each watercolor was done on thick vellum paper and features the Latin and French names of the birds. The watercolors follow the classification of Conrad Jacob Temminck, the first director of the National Museum of Natural History in Leiden. Pierre Adolphe Delattre (or de Lattre: 1805-1854) was Conservator of Forests. He held a passion for European and exotic birds.

Dimensions

~ 8" by 10 3/4"

Artist or Maker

Artist: Adolphe Delattre

Medium

Original Watercolor

Date

1844

Condition Report

The work is in good to very good condition overall. There are a few scattered marks or fox marks to the paper. There may be a few minor marks or imperfections to be expected with age. Please review the image carefully for condition and contact us with any questions.

Literature

Ornithologie d'Europe par Mr Delattre, conservateur des forêts en retraite, Voir pour le texte le manuel d'ornithologie de Mr Temminck

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