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Grypus Spixi. Spix's Saw-bill.

  • ARTIST: John Gould

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph handcolored,

    DATE: 1849-87.

  • EDITION SIZE: Average paper size 21 x 14" (534 x 354 mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "A monograph of the Trochilidae, or family of humming-birds." Printed by Hullmandel and Walter from drawings by J. Gould, H.C. Richter and William Hart, lithographed by the artists. Published in London, 1849-87. This hummingbird is a native of Brazil and shown in natural size. The plant is the Brassavola lineata.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.