Arca Noë, Page 62: Pardus (Panther)

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Title

Arca Noë, Page 62: Pardus (Panther)

Subject

The subject is a visual and textual description of a wolf, panther, male goat, and female goat.

Description

This monograph page shows four woodcuts, each of a different animal: a wolf, panther, male goat, and female goat. Each picture is surrounded by Latin text describing each creature's behaviors and physical appearance.

Creator

Athanasius Kircher

Source

Arca Noë

Page Number

62

Publisher

Joannem Janssonium

Date

1675

Language

Latin

Format

Monograph page (37.5 cm by 22.9 cm) with four images.

Contributor

Annie Young

Items in the Arca Noë, Page 62: Pardus (Panther) Collection

Der Naturen Bloeme Panther
A medieval bestiary with text and ink illustrations describing various creatures

De Bestiis Panther
A medieval bestiary with crude illustrations of numerous beasts

Kircher's Pardus
This is a woodcut image of the panther from Kircher's Arca Noë. It is included on a monograph page with three other woodcuts: one of a wolf, male goat, and female goat.