Hand-Color Engraving After Saverio Manetti of Bird Illustration
After Saverio Manetti (Italian, 1723 – 1784)
Untitled (bird illustration), late 18th century
Hand-colored engraving with etching on laid paper
Pulled from Ornithologia Methodice Digesta
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- abrasions and scratches to the frame; toning to the paper; negligible stains throughout the composition; some accretion accumulation between the glaze and the print; some dust and residue to the surface.
- measures the frame; plate measures 11" W x 13.5" H.