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Lot 0056
  • Print Title: Plate 19 - Shells
  • Artist: James De Kay
  • Date: 1843
  • Medium: Hand-colored lithograph
  • Size: 11.4 x 8.8 inches
  • From "Natural History of New York" by James De Kay

    James Ellsworth De Kay (1792 - 1851) was a Lisbon-born American zoologist. Kay studied medicine at the University of Edinburgh before giving that up to focus on natural history. He became involved with the Geological Survey of New York and published many zoology volumes on diverse subjects such as mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians and fish.

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  • Location: This item ships from Delaware

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    James De Kay: Plate 19 - Shells, 1843

    Estimate $50 - $150Oct 30, 2016