Boel, Pieter (Antwerp 1622 – Paris 1674). The Falcons. Two of which beating the heron. Meager reeds and landscape scenery, but at the right side two shocked ducks observing the scene. Etching. 6⅝ × 9¾ in (16.8 × 24.6 cm).
Bartsch + Wurzbach 2. – Sheet 2 of the set of birds of prey, “Diversi ucelli”.
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