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Hermann Schlegel: L’Émérillon Hagard, le Tiercelet sors et Hagard d’Émérillon

1.500,00

    Description

    Hermann Schlegel (1804-1884) – Joseph Wolf (1820-1899)

     

    L’Émerillion Hagard, le Tiercelet sors et Hagard d’Émérillon

     

    Very rare original hawk plate from Hermann Schlegel’s Fauconnerie printed in 1844. Hand-coloured lithographic print by Joseph Wolf. Large folio size (66 x 50 cm) – almost life size! – illustration.

     

    Very good condition. Bright colours, no foxing, soiling or tears.

     

    Hermann Schlegel’s ”Traité de Fauconnerie” is the finest and rarest book on falconry comprising 16 hand-coloured lithographic plates of hawks and falconry equipment. Joseph Wolf was a German artist who gained reputation as a very talented natural history illustrator and wildlife artist.

    Additional information
    Publisher:
    Chez Arnz & Comp
    YEAR OF PUBLICATION:
    1844-1853
    PLACE OF PUBLICATION:
    Leiden / Dusseldorf
    Condition:
    4, very good condition
    Dimensions:
    66 x 50 cm
    Technique:
    Hand-coloured lithography