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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2015.17.1
Object Name Print
Description "The Turtle of Carolina," hand-colored engraving, Plate 24 from "The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands," Vol. I, first edition, by Mark Catesby. Published in London, 1731-43
Title The Turtle of Carolina, Plate 24 from The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands, Vol. I
Date 1731-1743
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Catesby, Mark
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique engraving
Dimensions H-20.125 W-14.125 inches
Credit line Museum purchase, Ardath and Joel E. Rynning Acquisition Fund
Subjects Illustration, Ornithological