Skip to product information
1 of 4

Daniel Good Rare Books and Engravings

1751 Martinet - Zebra and Camel - Mammals - hand coloured - Large Folio 39 cm

Regular price $80.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $80.00 USD
Sale Sold out
Shipping calculated at checkout.

François-Nicolas Martinet (1731 - 1800) was a French engineer, engraver and naturalist.

Martinet engraved the plates for numerous works on natural history, especially ornithology. Notable in particular are those for l'Ornithologia, sive Synopsis methodica of Mathurin Jacques Brisson (1760-63).

Issued in: Encyclopédie, ou dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers (Encyclopedia, or a Systematic Dictionary of the Sciences, Arts, and Crafts) by Denis Diderot (1713-1784) after de la Rue.

Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 25 x 39 cm.

Overall very good condition. Two tint worm holes to outer margin.