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Discura Longicauda. (Racket-tail).

  • ARTIST: John Gould

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph handcolored,

    DATE: 1849-87.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 21 1/4 x 14 5/16" (54.1 x 36.4 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "A Monograph of the Trochilidae, or family of humming-birds." Published in London 1849-87. 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. "The figures are of the natural size. The plant is the Pitcairnia muscosa".

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: Original text sheet is included.

  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.