23 novembre 2023

Victorian summer fire-screen with taxidermy birds by and labelled for Henry James Burton (1814-1895)

A superb Victorian summer fire-screen with taxidermy birds by and labelled for Henry James Burton (1814-1895). Made in London in the second half of the 19th century, this case contains a variety of rare birds such as quetzal, trogon, cotinga and a multitude of hummingbird species. Courtesy Zebregs&Röell Art and Antiques at PAN Amsterdam Art Fair.
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