Natural History Antique Prints, ornithology prints
Exquisite circa 1835 Hand Colored Engraving
Large Antique Print
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Approximate Overall Size: 9 X 13 1/2 inches (22.8 x 34.2 cm) - A large engraving
Engraved by Milne.
Beautiful hand colored engraved plate of birds. Done after the works of well known naturalists Alexander Wilson, Baron Cuvier, Oliver Goldsmith and others. From a publication by William MacGillivray. Elaborate backgrounds done by William Turvey. Scientific bird names are listed at the bottom with referring numbers to each bird.
CONDITION: Some tearing on edges of the print. Suitable browning from age with spotting & soiling which is mostly on the margin area, otherwise still in Very Good Condition for this treasured and rare work. The colors are striking and bright. Images are sharp and clear. Blank on Reverse side.
This exquisite engraving would look lovely framed. An art supply store can provide you with a selection of frames for old art treasures.
Delivery time for items can be anywhere from 10-28 days depending on your location. Items will be shipped within 2 business days of payment received.