Auction 139, Lot 712

"[Lot of 7 - Birds]", Studer, Jacob H.

Subject: Prints - Birds

Period: 1881 (published)

Publication: Studer's Popular Ornithology The Birds of North America

Color: Printed Color

Size:
8.8 x 12.3 inches
22.4 x 31.2 cm

This lot of seven lovely chromolithographed plates are from Studer's important ornithological work. The lot includes:

Plate LXIV. Cinnamon Teal, Anhinga, Brewer's Blackbird, Brown Nuthatch, Kentucky Warbler, Sandwich Tern, Painted Bunting. Condition - tissue sheet separated, but print is fine. (A)

Plate XVII. The Cinereous Coot. (A)

Plate XXXIV. The Red-headed Duck, The Bobolink or Rice -bird. (B+)

Plate LII. The Spoonbill or Shoveller Duck, Mallard, Pectoral Sandpiper, Boat-tailed Grackle, Crow, Cowbird, Great Carolina Wren, Wood Wren. (B+)

Plate LXII. American Widgeon, Green Winged Teal, American Snipe, Long-billed Water Thrush, Short-billed Water Thrush, Roseate Tern, Buff-breasted Sandpiper, Least Sandpiper, Black-headed Turnstone . (A+)

Plate LXXIV. Fork-Tailed Gull, Western Gull, Common Gull, Herring Gull, Saddle-Back, Great Black Backed Gull, or Cobb, Snow Goose, White Brandt, Smew, White Nun, White-Headed or Dwarf Goosander. (A+)

Plate CXII. Little Blue Heron, Green Ibis, Black Skimmer, Florida Heron, Reddish Egret, Plover. (A)

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Condition:

Each sheet with its original tissue sheet. See individual descriptions.

Estimate: $250 - $325

Unsold

Closed on 2/15/2012

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