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Richardson's Lestris. Lestris Richardsonii (Swains.) (Richardson's Jager).

  • ARTIST: John Gould

  • PUBLISHER: Published London.

  • MEDIUM: Lithogarph, origiinal hand color,

    DATE: 1840-69.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 12 1/8 x 16 7/8" (309 x 427 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Drawn by John & Elizabeth Gould. Printed by C. Hullmandel. From Gould's "The Birds of Australia." John Gould was one the greatest and most prolific 19th-century ornithological artists. Along with his fellow artists, he travelled the world to create drawings of birds in their natural habitats.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color save trimmed close to publication line.