Antiquarian Print Shop Established 2000

Copy of Bird - Gould, John, 1875 - 1888

Regular price $650.00 Sale

Date: 1875 -1888

Artist: Gould John

Lithographer: Hart William

Printer: Richter, H C 

Size: 535 x 370mm

Price: $650

Condition: Good, 

Note: Slight shading at the bottom of photograph is a shadow left from when photography was done. 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.

Provinance:

Commonly called Ewings Fruit Pigeon

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.

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