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James Barbut, 'Echinus'


James Barbut (1711? - 1788)

RA Collection: Art

James Barbut (1711? - 1788)
Engraved by
James Newton (1748 - 1804)
James Barbut, The Genera vermium, London, 1783 (tab. 11)
Object type
Hand-coloured etching

241 mm x 194 mm

Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
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The Genera Vermium Exemplified By Various Specimens Of The Animals Contained In The Orders of the Intestina et Mollusca Linnæi. Drawn From Nature By James Barbut ... - London:: [1783]

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