The Feather Book

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Follow this link to find bird illustrations made of feathers by Dionisio Minaggio.
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"The Feather Book was created by Dionisio Minaggio, the Chief Gardener of the State of Milan in 1618. The Feather Book is a collection of illustrations made completely of bird feathers - with a few added extras. The majority of the pictures represent the birds of Lombardy - the area of Italy around Milan. They are complete with beaks and claws and, in a few cases, you can also see the skin of the head underneath the feathers."

 

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