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Calamodyta Phragmitis (Sedge Warbler or Chat).

  • ARTIST: John Gould

  • PUBLISHER: Published in London.

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph, original hand color.

    DATE: 1862-73.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 16 3/4 x 10 3/8" (427 x 265 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Drawn by Gould and H. C. Richter. Printed by Walter. From John Gould's "The Birds of Great Britain." John Gould was one the greatest and most prolific 19th-century ornithological artists. Along with his fellow artists, he traveled the world to create drawings of birds in their natural habitats. <br><br>

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Accompanied by descriptive text sheet.

  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.

  • REFERENCE: Buchanan, Nature into Art, 126ff. Skipworth, Breat Bird Illustrators, 60-114.