Gould and Hart Fruit Dove Hand-Colored Plate

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Gould and Hart Fruit Dove Hand-Colored Plate

By Hart, W., and John Gould

SKU# 18106

$ 560.00

Hand-colored lithographic plate, approximately 14.5 inches wide by 21 inches long. From: Gould, J., and Bowdler Sharpe, R., The Birds of New Guinea and the Adjacent Papuan Islands, First edition, 1875-1888, volume 5, plate number 55. Image is of New Guinea Fruit Dove or Wallace's Fruit-Pigeon, Ptilopus wallacii.

Publisher Henry Sotheran & Co.
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1875-1888
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First
Number of Volumes 0
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description Some discoloration from a previous framing to plate margins, very faint ink transfer from facing page in book, image is clean and bright; in fine condition.
Limited Edition No