Reproduction from Gould's Australian Honey Eater Series
Artist: Gould John
Lithographer: Hart William
Printer: Richter, H C
Size: 535 x 360mm
Description: This is a beautiful Reproduction, printed in colour
John Gould Reproduction Honeyeater bird print.
Lansdowne reproduction from a hand-coloured lithograph by John Gould and Henry Constantine Richter for "Birds of Australia" by John Gould, originally published in London between 1840 and 1848.
There are about 170 species of Honey Eaters, all unique to Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Most eat nectar which they get by sticking their long tounges into flowers or between pieces of bark.