Isaac and Ede

NATURAL HISTORY
 
Edwards Cockatoo

Pass and Barlow after George Edwards

The Yellow Crested Cockatoo

A charming and quirky hand coloured etching by Pass after the drawing of the famous English ornithologist, George Edwards; published in London in 1798.

£275

Framed
 
Edwards Owls

Pass and Barlow after George Edwards

Pair of Owls

1. The Passerina or Little Owl
2. The Great Horned Owl

A charming pair of hand coloured etchings by Pass and Barlow after the drawings of the famous English ornithologist, George Edwards; published in London in 1798.

£475
Pair
Framed
 
Edwards Toucan

George EDWARDS

Brazilian Toucan

An etching in original hand colour published in George Edwards' famous ornithological work, A Natural History of Uncommon Birds, in London between 1748 and 1764.

£650

Framed
 
Barraband Parrots

Jacques Barraband

[Pair of Parrots.]
1. Le Grand Ara Militaire
2. La Grande Perruche a collier et croupion bleu

A pair of colour printed stipple engraving by Jacques Barraband published in Paris between 1801 and 1805.

SOLD
 
Waterhouse Owl

Benjamin WATERHOUSE HAWKINS.

Strix Coromanra, Lath Coromandel Owl. Lath Coromandel.

Lithograph with fine original colour, by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins (1807-1894) for John Edward Gray's "Illustrations of Indian Zoology", London 1830-34.

£1200

Framed
 
Manetti Falcons

Xaverio MANETTI

Falcons

A pair of copper-plate etchings in original hand-colouring, published in Florence in 1767-76.

£800
Pair
Unframed
 
Miller Parrots

John Frederick MILLER

Parrots

A pair of copper plate engravings in full original hand colour; painted, engraved and also published by J. F. Miller and issued in his Cimelia Physica, in London in 1776.

£1600
Pair
Unframed
 
Catesby: American Heron

Mark Catesby.

Le Grand Heron hupe.

An etching in full original colour issued in 'Verzameling van Uitlandsche… Vogelen', published in Amsterdam between 1772 and 1781.

£350

Unframed
 
Gould: Whistling Duck

John Gould and H. C. Richter,

Dendrocygna Arcuata. (The Whistling Duck)

A lithograph by Gould and Richter in exceptionally vibrant original hand colour, published in Gould's magnificent opus 'The Birds of Australia' in London between 1840 and 48.

£1200

Unframed
 
Bonnet: Song birds

Charles Bonnet

Serins Male et Female

A soft ground etching by Charles Bonnet printed in sepia ink and published in Paris in 1770.


£350

Framed
 
Gould: Shelduck

John Gould

Tadorna Radjah

A magnificent lithograph in original hand colour depicting the Radjah Shelduck (Tadorna Radjah). This plate was drawn and lithographed by J. Gould and H. C. Richter and appeared in Gould’s famous ornithological collection, The Birds of Australia, published in London between 1840 and 1869.


£1200

Unframed
 
Gould: Hybrid Grouse

John and Elizabeth Gould

HYBRID GROUSE

A lithograph in original colour published in London between 1832 and 37.


£985
Framed
 
Elliot: Golden Pheasant

Joseph WOLF after Daniel Giraud ELLIOT

Thaumalia Picta [Golden Pheasant]

A magnificent hand coloured lithograph by Wolf, Smit and Keulemans published as part of Elliot’s famous work, A Monograph of the Phasianidae or Family of the Pheasants, in New York in 1872.

SOLD

 
Elliot: Pheasants
Elliot: Pheasants

Daniel Giraud ELLIOT

  1. EUPLOCOMUS ALBO-CRISTATUS ~ White Crested Kaleege
  2. EUPLOCAMUS NOBILIS ~ Bornean Fire Back

A magnificent pair of hand coloured lithographs by Wolf, Smit and Keulemans published as part of Elliot’s famous work, A Monograph of the Phasianidae or Family of the Pheasants, in New York in 1872.

£1,800
each
Framed

 
Catesby: Red Curlew

Mark CATESBY

The Red Curlew

A copperplate etching, coloured by hand, published in the Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands in London between 1731 and 1743.

SOLD

 
Selby: Bittern

Prideaux John SELBY

Bittern

A copper plate etching with original hand colour, by P. J. Selby and William Lizars after Selby’s original drawings, published in London in 1834.

£395

 
Selby: Goosander

Prideaux John SELBY

Goosander (male)

A copper plate etching with original hand colour, by P. J. Selby and William Lizars after Selby’s original drawings, published in London in 1834.

£975

 
George Edwards: Parrots

George EDWARDS
[Group of Six Parrots & Tropical Birds]

Six etchings in exceptional, original hand colour published in A Natural History of Uncommon Birds, in London between 1748 and 1764.

£2,800
Framed

 
Selby: Black Scooter

Prideaux John SELBY

Black Scooter. Male.

Copper plate etching with original hand colour, by P. J. Selby and William Lizars after Selby’s original drawings.18½ x 22¼".

£350
 

Barraband: Parrots

Jacques BARRABAND

Parrots

A series of colour printed stipple engraving by Jacques Barraband, published in Paris between 1801 and 1805.

From
£950

 
John GOULD
Four Ducks
A group of four lithographs in fine original hand colour. These prints are engraved by H. C. Richter after the drawings by John and Elizabeth Gould and published in John Gould’s The Birds of Europe between 1832 and 1837.

John Gould: Ducks
Golden Eye

John Gould: Ducks
Tufted Duck
John Gould: Ducks
Red Breasted Merganser
John Gould: Ducks
Gossander
SOLD
 
John GOULD
Birds of Australia
Lithographs in original hand colour
These plates were drawn and lithographed by J. Gould and H. C. Richter and appeared in Gould's famous ornithological collection, The Birds of Australia, published in London between 1840 and 1869.

John Gould: Eagle

The Spotted Harrier [and] The Little Eagle
A pair depicting the Spotted Harrier (Circus Assimillis) and the Little Eagle (Aquila Morphnoides). Framed.

£1,900
Pair

John Gould: Owl

Athene? Strenua: Gould
The Powerful Owl with a very unfortunate koala bear. Framed.

£950

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