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Little Bustard. Plate LXV.

  • ARTIST: Prideaux John Selby

  • MEDIUM: Engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1854.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 21 3/4 x 26 1/2" (551 x 675 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "Illustrations of British Ornithology" by Prideaux John Selby. Engraved and printed by William Lizars. Edinburgh. First issued, 1821-34. Reissued several times. This particular print is on "J. Whatman 1854" watermarked paper.


  • CONDITION: Good condition with original color.

  • REFERENCE: Sitwell, Fine Bird Books 1700-1900. p.141 Selby.