The exquisite 19th Century hand colored hummingbird lithographs come from “A Monograph of the Trochilidae.”
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Old prints of song birds. These are antique engravings & lithographs of song birds by Martinet, Gould, Morris, Gentry & Audubon. Song birds including robins, finches & woodpeckers.
This rare Ornithological work entitled Histoire des Oiseaux on tropical birds by Francois Nicolas Martinet,
The hand colored engravings glow with intense water color pigmentation.
Through the art of lithography, The illustrations would come to life in the form of water colored lithographs
published in Amsterdam by George Edwards & Dr. Johann Seligmann
It was a laborious craft of all those involved in producing something like these antique Mark Catesby bird engravings.
Cornelius Nozeman bird prints. Published in the Netherlands from 1770-1829 and issued in parts, the entire series took an astonishing 59 years to complete. Nederlandsche Vogelen is known as the finest bird book the Dutch produced on ornithology. Nozeman Bird Prints from Nederlandsche Vogelen or the Birds of the Netherlands. These are large folio hand […]
These are the John Prideaux Selby Ducks! Magnificent Antique Prints: Selby Ducks! English Hand Colored Engravings published in London from 1817 to 1834. Life sized hand colored copper plate engravings on handmade J. Whatman paper. “The Audubon” of Great Britain entitled Illustrations of British Ornithology. Selby Ducks – Life Sized – “The finest work published […]
Audubon Birds. c. 1870 Lockwood Edition Hand Colored Lithographs Framed: Audubon Birds. c. 1870 Lockwood Edition Hand Colored Lithographs. Double Matted in rag to 9×12″ to fit a standard sized frame: Click here to contact us. Read more John Audubon thru Wikipedia JJ Audubon Birds Lockwood Edition published in 1870. These are hand colored […]
Bolton Birds Nests Eggs and Birds from Harmonia Ruralis 1821 Bolton Birds Nests Eggs from Harmonia Ruralis. English hand colored engravings 1821. Coming from perhaps the most desirable books on birds. The work is a study of birds, the nests they made and the eggs they laid. We are pleased to offer this absolutely charming […]