Gould Swainson's Toucan Hand-Colored Plate
By Gould, Elizabeth, and John Gould
Hand-colored lithographic plate, approximately 14.5 inches wide by 21 inches long. From: Gould, J., A Monograph of the Ramphastidae, or Family of Toucans, Second edition, 1852-1854, plate number 8. Image is of a Swainson’s Toucan, Ramphastos swainsonii. 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|
|Date Published Estimated||No|
|Number of Volumes||0|
|Condition Description||Light tanning to very edge of plate, image is clean and bright; in fine condition.|