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Gould, John (1804-1881) Five Framed Ornithological Prints.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1491
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Gould, John (1804-1881) Five Framed Ornithological Prints. Hand-colored lithographic prints on paper, including the following birds: Palaeornis Caniceps (Nicobar Parakeet); Urocissa Occipitalis (Blue Magpie); Cymbirhynchus Affinis (Irrawaddy Broadbill); Cissa Venatoria (Bornean Green Magpie); Pica Leucoptera (Eurasian Magpie); in matching mats and gilt frames, each 30 1/2 x 23 in. overall. (5)
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

Bornean green magpie, Cissa, Corvidae, Eurasian magpie, Fauna of Asia, Fauna of India, Magpie, Nicobar, Nicobar parakeet, Pica, Psittacula, Red-billed blue magpie

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