Strution insequitur celeri gens Maura molosso, Et Galeis plumas aptat, gestamen honorum.62.
Engraving with large margins. Plate 214 x 279mm (8½ x 11"). Slight creasing; small tear lower edge.
Ostrich Hunt: Men on horseback, wearing turbans, armed with shields and spears, surround an ostrich; dogs are involved in the pursuit; other ostriches are pursued in the background; palm trees at right. From a series of 104 plates dedicated to the jurist Henricus van Osthoorn en Sonnevelt, "Venationes Ferarum, Avium, Piscium. Pugnae Bestiariorum: & mutuae Bestiarum".
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