Auction 105, Lot 554

"[Lot of 17]", Various

Subject: Birds

Period: 1880-1940 (circa)


Color: Printed Color

10.5 x 14.5 inches
26.7 x 36.8 cm

Nice group of chromolithographs from various late 19th and early 20th century books. All very attractive and colorful plates. Includes three 20th century reprints of plates by John Gould and eight from "Svenska Foglar Efter Natuen", a later issue [c. 1880] of Magnus von Wright's important work on Swedish ornithology. Other artists include C. T' Felt, Jean Bungartz, and G. Lubbert. Size varies slightly.


Condition: A

Most fine, few with light foxing in margins.

Estimate: $170 - $240

Sold for: $100

Closed on 12/3/2003