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Amazing Rare Things

The Art of Natural History in the Age of Discovery
Attenborough, David (Book - 2007 )
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Describes the methods by which selected European artists, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Mark Catesby, portrayed the natural world during the Age of Discovery.
Authors: Attenborough, David, 1926-
Title: Amazing rare things
the art of natural history in the age of discovery
Publisher: New Haven [Conn] : Yale University Press, 2007
Characteristics: 223 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ;,25 cm
Statement of Responsibility: David Attenborough ; with Susan Owens, Martin Clayton and Rea Alexandratos
Notes: Published to accompany exhibitions held Queen's Gallery (Edinburgh) Mar. 2-Sept. 16, 2007 and Queen's Gallery (Buckingham Palace) Mar. 14-Sept. 21, 2007
Summary: Describes the methods by which selected European artists, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Mark Catesby, portrayed the natural world during the Age of Discovery.
ISBN: 030012547X
9780300125474
Branch Call Number: 508.022 A883a 2007
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-219) and index
Subject Headings: Natural history illustration Exhibitions Royal Collection (Great Britain) Exhibitions
Topical Term: Natural history illustration
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Attenborough describes the methods by which selected European artists, from Leonardo Da Vinci to Mark Catesby, portrayed the natural world during the Age of Discovery.


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