Lot Details & Additional Photographs
The first: after Joseph Wolf by J. G. Keulemans (19th Century), "Thaumalea Amherstiae (Lady Amherst's Pheasant)" from Daniel Giraud Elliot's Monograph of the Phasianidae, or, Family of the Pheasants
, 19th century, illustration heightened with gum arabic, retains accompanying text to backing, matted and presented in gilt frame (SS 17 x 22 3/4 in.; DOA 26 5/8 x 31 7/8 in.); the second: J. Gould & H. C. Richter (19th century), "Phasianus Shawi (Shaw's Pheasant)" from Gould's The Birds of Asia
, possibly a later printing, matted and framed (SS 13 1/4 x 20 3/4 in.; DOA 19 3/4 x 27 1/4 in.).
Creases to lower margin of the first; some light spotting.