Catesby Mark - (Prints Artist) (1679-1749)

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Catesby, Mark - (Prints, Artist) (1679-1749) Mark Catesby is known for his book Natural History of Carolina and the Bahama Islands, he is considered the originator of American ornithology. He moved to America from England in the early 1700s. He hand printed and colored all of his own prints.


Empire's Nature: Mark Catesby's New World Vision (Published for the Omohudro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia)Empire's Nature: Mark Catesby's New World Vision (Published for the Omohudro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia)

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