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Bird, Gould, John, Carpodacus Erythrinus ,  1875 - 1888

Bird, Gould, John, Carpodacus Erythrinus , 1875 - 1888

Regular price $2,200.00 Sale

Date: 1875 -1888

Artist: Gould John

Lithographer: Hart William

Printer: Richter, H C 

Size: 535 x 370mm

Price: $2200

Condition: Good, slight watermark at the bottom of the print

Note: Discolouration at bottom of photograph ia a shadow left from photography. Hand colouring before sale.

Description: Beautiful original lithograph, hand-colouring completed by Gould's wife,Elizabeth.  This digital image does not do justice to this fine original antique print.

Provenance:

Commonly called Common Rosefinch. 

This little bird, is, in fact, found in many countries in Europe, India and Asia as well as Great Britain

Original hand-coloured lithograph by William Hart for 'The Bird Man' John Gould's Birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan Islands, including many species recently discovered in Australia, published in London between 1875 and 1888.

To read about John Gould, click here