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The squirrel.

Image ID: 823680

The squirrel. (1820)


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Image Details

Image Title

:  The squirrel.

Published Date

: 1820

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 16 x 10 cm. (6 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Sciurus vulgaris, Lin. - L'Ecureuil, Buff." "This beautiful little animal is equally admirable for the neatness and elegance of its formation, as for its liveliness and activity. Its disposition is gentle and harmless." Includes additional text. Stain and white correction fluid on image.

Original Source

: From General history of quadrupeds. (Newcastle upon Tyne : Walker pr., 1820) Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- squirrel

Source Description

: 1 folder (24 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Squ

Digital ID

: 823680

Record ID

: 691411

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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