Edward Lear sketches of parrots relating to Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots (1832)
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Conditions Governing Access
Extent1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Drawings are from one or more broken albums. The drawings were already separated and arranged in this order when the drawings were described in Edward Lear on my shelves, pages 242-246.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Edward Lear sketches of parrots relating to Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots (1832), circa 1830: Guide.
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