Auction 91, Lot 376

"Lot of five prints",

Subject: Birds

Period: 1880 (circa)

Publication: Svenska Foglar Efter Natuen…

Color: Printed Color

Size:
10.5 x 14.5 inches
26.7 x 36.8 cm

Lovely set of chromolithographs, from a later issue of this fine work, which originally appeared in 1827-37. Each sheet depicts a single bird. All are very attractive and include a swan, 2 black grouse, a cormorant, and a handsome crested bird Upupa Epops. Magnus von Wright was a prominent Swedish ornithologist.

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Condition: A+

Estimate: $170 - $200

Sold for: $95

Closed on 6/14/2000

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