"[Lot of 3 - Birds]", Endicott & Company
Period: 1844 (circa)
Publication: Zoology of New York State
Color: Hand Color
9 x 11.5 inches
22.9 x 29.2 cm
These lovely lithographs are from a scarce hand-colored edition of James Ellsworth DeKay's classic Zoology of New York. The artist is John William Hill. This set includes:
A) Plate 82. The White-Crested Heron and the Green Heron.
B) Plate 106. The White-Fronted Goose, and the Wild Goose (Canada).
C) Plate 108. The Mallard and the Black Duck.
Original color on sturdy paper, with very minor soiling in blank margins, far from images. Plates 106 & 108 are lightly toned.