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Gould, John (1804-1881) and William Matthew Hart (1830-1908) Six Ornithological Prints.

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3245T
Lot:
1246
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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Gould, John (1804-1881) and William Matthew Hart (1830-1908) Six Ornithological Prints. Including: Monarcha Kordensis (Golden Monarch), with accompanying text; Machaerirhynchus Albifrons (Yellow-breasted Boatbill); Myzomela Cineracea (Ashy Myzomela), with accompanying text; Pomarea Ugiensis (Makira Monarch), with accompanying text; Melilestes Poliopterus (Grey-winged Longbill), with accompanying text; [and] Rhipidura Hyperythra (Chestnut-bellied Fantail), with accompanying text; each hand-colored and finished with gum arabic, unframed, 22 x 15 in. (6)
Estimate $300-500


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William Matthew Hart, Ashy myzomela, Birds, Boatbill, Chestnut-bellied fantail, Chestnut-bellied monarch, Golden monarch, Machaerirhynchus, Monarcha, Myzomela, Pomarea, Slaty-headed longbill, Yellow-breasted boatbill

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