Artist: Selby, Prideaux John
Title or Name: Cross Bills (male and female)
Plate Number: LIII
Publication: Illustrations of British Ornithology, Second Edition by Henry G Bohn
Date Published: 1841, London
Medium: Copperplate Etching and Engraving with original hand coloring
Paper: Wove, Watermarked, J Whatman
Condition: Very slight spotting, slight waviness to paper, otherwise Excellent
Matting: Double matted and mounted with acid free materials
Mat Size: 30″ x 26″ Window Size: 21″ x 15-1/2″
Paper Size: 25-1/2″ x 20-1/2″ Plate Mark: 15-3/4″ x 10-1/2″
Includes: Brief Artist Biography
ID #: M 3382
Prints from this publication are very rare and have exquisite hand coloring.
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