Nov 272010
 

Water birds ~ Loons… An assortment of old engravings and lithographs by various early Ornithologists including Buffon, Meyers, Studer, Edwards, Dresser and Morris.

Buffon Kingfisher engravings from 1785-1804! These are small German water colored copper plate engravings on hand made hand linen rag. One of the most fanciful water birds. One of the famous French naturalists ever George Leclerc Compte de Buffon. Archival matting to 8×10″ $125. each, 3 or more $100. each. Free shipping in the US.


These small framed old prints of water birds are gorgeous. This is the work of George Leclerc Compte de Buffon. A rare German edition produced from 1770-1805. These are water colored copper plate engravings on hand made hand laid linen rag. Each framed print measures @ 10×12″ 165. each, 20% off sets of 3 or more, plus free shipping on 3 or more.

 

 

 

 

Birds by Mark Catesby. This famous work is on North American species of birds and foliage. Too poor to have a separate illustration for the bird from the foliage, is now classic. Catesby was in the Carolinas, Virginia, Florida and the Bahamas in the 1730′s. The Seligmann Edition was published from 1771-1776 in Amsterdam. Stunning water colored copper plate engravings on rag. Each old print measures about 10 1/4 x 17″ though there are a few that are 9 1/2 x 15 1/2″ See my Carolina Parakeet!

Martinet Waterbirds from 1770-1783. Fine French water colored copper plate engravings on hand made linen rag. @9×12″ Superb strong colors and great condition!

 

Ridgeway Water Bird Prints.  The illustrations by JL Ridgeway are sought after by North American birders. These old print were published in New York c.1900.  Each print measures 9 1/2 x 12″ and are in good condition with strong colors.


Waterbirds! We have a great old water bird print for sale! Ornithology: Water Birds. Antique Water Bird Prints of all kinds of water fowl including old engravings and lithographs produced by many ornithologists including, John Gould, Francois Martinet, Cornelius Nozeman, John Prideaux Selby, Thomas Pennant, and Buffon. Antique swan prints and antique heron prints. Antique hand colored lithographs of ducks and swans, egrets and herons by John Gould. Old tropical water birds prints by Martinet and other early ornithologists! Old prints produced by Buffon, Martinet, Gould, Selby, Pennant, Nozeman and other early ornitholigists! Some of these old prints date from the mid 1600′s to about 1900. Antique prints of waterbirds with character from Anne Hall Antique Prints! Some of the water birds include king fishers, egrets and herons, swans and ducks. These are old engravings and lithographs, antique prints of water birds. These prints are in very good condition as always… from Anne Hall Antique Prints! Email: Anne Hall<oldprint@verizon.net>

Contact me with your special request.    Call Anne at 413-245-4197 or email Anne:   oldprint@verizon.net