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CUVIER: ZOOPHYTES - GREEN SEA ANEMONE & PLUMOSE ANEMONE print
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CUVIER: ZOOPHYTES - GREEN SEA ANEMONE & PLUMOSE ANEMONE print

£35.00

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This very beautiful, original handcoloured engraving of Zoophytes – Actinie vert & Actinie Plumeuse - (green sea anemone & plumose anemone) is from Georges Cuvier's “Le Règne Animal Distribué d’après son Organisationor.” The Animal Kingdom, Distributed According to Its Organisation.  

Published in Paris by Fortin and Masson in 1817-1849.

“Cuvier, (1769 – 1862) French naturalist, one of the foremost comparative anatomists of all time and the leader of science in his day.   Le Règne Animal first published in 1817, embodied a lifetime of research on living and extinct animals.”

S. Peter Dance “The Art of Natural History – Animal Illustrators and their Work.”  New York 1978

Condition: Overall very good, may have very minor imperfections expected with age. Please examine our images carefully and contact us if you have any questions. Copy of title page included.
Size: 26.2 x 17 cm 10 ¼ x 6 ½ approx.

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