Tischbein II, Johann Heinrich (Haina, Hesse, 1742 – Cassel 1808). A Pheasant. Cock running to the left. Etching with slight aquatint. Inscribed: JH (ligated) T. 1791. 3⅝ × 6⅝ in (9.3 × 16.7 cm).
Sheet 41 of the 1827 Tischbein set of the “Fair Game” Nagler 44 – Lindner 11.2083.01; Schwerdt III, 173 – as a compilation mounted in points of throughout old till earlier impressions. – Trimmed within the white platemark. – From the collection of the legendary railroad king DR. STROUSBERG , Berlin.
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