Monarchs of the Glen of Weeping, Scotland
Monarchs (male stags) of the 'Glen of Weeping', the romantic name for the site of the massacre of MacDonald tribesmen by the Campbells at Glen Coe (the Buachaille Etive Mor looms large in the background). Date: circa 1910s
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
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Siberian musk deer, Moschus moschiferus
Siberian musk deer, Moschus moschiferus, and Chinese forest musk deer, Moschus berezovskii. . Handcolored copperplate stipple engraving from Frederic Cuvier's Dictionary of Natural Science: Mammals, Paris, France, 1816. Illustration by J. G. Pretre, engraved by Nargeot, directed by Pierre Jean-Francois Turpin, and published by F.G. Levrault. Jean Gabriel Pretre (1780-1845) was painter of natural history at Empress Josephine's zoo and later became artist to the Museum of Natural History.
© Florilegius / Mary Evans
Codex Capodilista, 1442. Falconer
CAPODILISTA, Giovanni Francesco (15th c. - 15th c.). Capodilista Codex. 1434. Carlotus Capodilista de Transelgardi, nobleman of the lineage Capodilista, dressed in a falconer's costume. Renaissance art. Quattrocento. Miniature Painting. ITALY. VENETO. Padua. Municipal Museum of Padua.
© BeBa/Iberfoto/Mary Evans
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