Gould Sharp-billed Toucan Hand-Colored Plate

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Gould Sharp-billed Toucan Hand-Colored Plate

By Gould, Elizabeth, and John Gould

SKU# 18097

$ 2,360.00

Hand-colored lithographic plate, approximately 14.5 inches wide by 21 inches long. From: Gould, J. and Owen, R., A Monograph of the Ramphastidae, or Family of Toucans, Second edition, 1852-1854, plate number 7. Image is of a Sharp-billed Toucan, Ramphastos carinatus. The second edition of this work contained 18 more fine hand-colored plates than the original documenting these colorful birds from Mexico, Central and South America and the Caribbean.

Publisher Taylor and Francis for the author
Publisher Place London
Date Published 1852-1854
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Second
Number of Volumes 0
Reprint No
Condition Fine
Condition Description Light tanning to very edge of plate, framing tape on backside of top edge, image is clean and bright; in fine condition.
Limited Edition No