Skip to content
Collections Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière reproduction prints by World of Art

Histoire naturelle, générale et particulière by Comte de Buffon, France, 18th century

Classic 18th century anatomical prints of marine life, birds and other animals,  all faithfully reproduced and printed on quality 200gsm-thick four-star Green Star eco-friendly paper with a soft-satin low-sheen finish and high quality inks to retain colour vibrancy for years to come. Green star system approved paper is a universally recognised eco-responsibility paper based on the origin of the fibre and the manufacturing process.  All our posters are standard A3 size and look beautiful with or without frames but if you're thinking of framing then a standard A3 frame will fit perfectly. All posters come with a thin white border
...
Please note before ordering all our posters are reproduction posters 
...
Standard A3 Size
...
16.53" x 11.69"
42cm x 29.7cm
420mm x 297mm
...
Thank you for ordering from us
Your custom is appreciated
...
Georges-Louis Leclerc, Comte de Buffon (1707-1788) was a French naturalist, mathematician, cosmologist, and encyclopedic author. His works influenced the next two generations of naturalists, including Jean-Baptiste Lamarck and Georges Cuvier. Buffon published thirty-six quarto volumes of his Histoire Naturelle during his lifetime; with additional volumes based on his notes and further research being published in the two decades following his death. It has been said that "Truly, Buffon was the father of all thought in natural history in the second half of the 18th century"