C1808
 (1824)

Timor. Rhinolophe crumenifere

Modern common name Timor roundleaf Bat Modern binomial name Hipposideros crumeniferus First described Lesueur &amp Petit 1807 Distribution Timor From Lesueru &amp Petit Voyage decouvertes aux terres australes.

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Full Title:

Timor. Rhinolophe crumenifere

Date:

C1808
 (1824)

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Hand coloured copper engraving.

Image Size: 

190mm 
x 275mm

Paper Size: 

240mm 
x 340mm
AUTHENTICITY
Timor. Rhinolophe crumenifere - Antique Print from 1808

Genuine antique
dated:

1824

Description:

Modern common name Timor roundleaf Bat Modern binomial name Hipposideros crumeniferus First described Lesueur &amp Petit 1807 Distribution Timor From Lesueru &amp Petit Voyage decouvertes aux terres australes.

Charles Alexander Lesueur (1778 - 1846)

French natural history and topographical artist on board the lavishly equipped scientific expedition prepared by the Institut de France with the ambitions to explore the southern parts of the Eastern Hemisphere, in two corvettes, Geographe and the Naturaliste. Lesueur was taken on not as an artist or scientist but as an assistant gunner. Nichloas Baudin the commander of the expedition soon discovered Lesueur's talents and employed him as an illustrator for his private journal. His prolific output and the quality of his drawings during this important voyage is a testament to his artistic talents.

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