ACCIPITER NISUS (L.). FINKENHABICHT. 1 ALTES WEIBCHEN. 2 JUNGES MANNCHEN. 3 ALTES MANNCHEN. 1/2 NATURL. GROSSE. [SPARROWHAWK]

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Accipiter nisus (L.). Finkenhabicht. 1 altes Weibchen. 2 junges Mannchen. 3 altes Mannchen. 1/2 naturl. Grosse. [Sparrowhawk]

Chromolithograph, 1896-1905.
Image size 12 7/8 x 8 7/8" (328 x 226mm) plus title and margins.
Good condition with original color. Tear in right margin - repaired.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 47938
Price: $50.00
Publisher : Published by Gera-Umterhaus.
Plate V, 52 from " Naturgeschichte Der Vogel Mittel-Europas," ed. by Carl Richard Hennicke and others. A later issue of "Naturgeschichte Der Vogel Deutschlands.Nach Eigenen Erfahrungen Entworfen..." by Johann Friedrich Naumann, which was the first edition of his father's (Johann Andreas Naumann) ornithological work. "439 chromolithographs from entirely new drawings; and the text entirely rewritten to become the most scholarly and complete ornithological text book of its time -perhaps of any time." From Sitwell, 127. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Natural History - Birds , Other Birds of Prey & Vultures