Rare Vintage French Teaching Wall Chart Emile Deyrolle Historical Cave Of Bones Prehistoric Quirky Unusual

Rare Vintage French Teaching Wall Chart Emile Deyrolle Historical Cave Of Bones Prehistoric Quirky Unusual

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Emile Deyrolle (1838–1917) was a French naturalist and natural history dealer. in Paris. The business was originally owned by his naturalist grandfather, Jean-Baptiste Deyrolle who opened his shop in 1831 at 23, Rue de la Monnaie.
Émile’s father Achille Deyrolle ran the business for many years before Emile took over in 1866. The address from 1881 (and now) was (and is) 46, rue du Bac, the former home of Jacques Samuel Bernhart.
Deyrolle specialized in natural history publications and specimens taxidermy, minerals, rocks, fossils, botanical specimens, shells, taxidermy, microscopic specimens and microscopes.
This beautiful and unusual chart depicts a cave of bones and some of the items that may be found.
This chart is not dated, but clearly has age to it. Deyrolle's charts are rare, fascinating and brilliantly rendered. As a result, they are held in museum collections.

Dimensions

W90.0 x H118.0 cm

Condition

Used

Wear condition

Good

Date of manufacture

Unknown

Place of origin

France

Period

Unknown

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SKU

89686544
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