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Oudry's Painted Menagerie Portraits of Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century France J Paul Getty MuseumAgerie at Versailles A tiger a lion a leopard and most impressive of all the famous rhinoceros known as Clara joined a group of other exotic animals in Oudry's painted menagerie which was purchased in 1750 by his German patron the Duke of Mecklenburg Schwerin The book's insightful essays s

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Download Oudry's Painted Menagerie Portraits of Exotic Animals in Eighteenth Century France J Paul Getty Museum Reader ↠ 192 pages ↠ Naturaltreatment î This beautiful volume published to coincide with an exhibition atItuate this suite of paintings within the context of Oudry's career; discuss Oudry's remarkable drawings of animals; and present a fascinating history of menageries and of the phenomenon known as Claramania when the real rhinoceros Clara traveled through Europe and caused a public sensatio