Prideaux John Selby Hand-Colored Engravings of Bird Species, Mid-19th Century
Prideaux John Selby (English, 1788 – 1867)
Untitled (bird species), mid-19th century
Two hand-colored engravings on paper
Signed in plate to lower left; signed in plate to right of center
Pulled from Illustrations of British Ornithology, 1821 – 1834
- wear and toning to sheet; significant water staining to left margin; minor water staining to lower left margin; minor handling smudges; minor wear and staining to verso.
- measures larger sheet; plate mark measures 10.5" W x 16.25" H.