Cabinet Of Natural Curiosities
(The complete plates in colour 1734 – 1765)
Taschen’s Bibliotheca Universalis edition.
A beautifully illustrated catalogue of 18th century specimens.
Albertus Seba’s Cabinet Of Natural Curiosities is one of the 18th century’s greatest natural history achievements. Though scientists of his era often collected natural specimens for research purposes, Amsterdam-based pharmacist Seba was unrivaled in his passion. His amazing collection of animals. plants and insects from all around the world gained international fame during his lifetime.
Publisher: Taschen. 2015.
Hardcover. 589 pages
English/ French/ German edition.
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