Horizontal Panel with Three Birds, from Varii Generis Opera Aurifabris Necessaria

Engraving; first of two states (skb) | 3.3 x 5cm | c. 1600

Paul Birckenhultz

Ornamental frieze with three birds (at upper right, bottom center, and middle right) perched on foliate scrolls. The large bird at center faces right and holds the end of a tendril in its long beak. From a series of six plates with horizontally hatch...
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