Two Large 19th-Century Prints from Bird Monographs - Gould and Elliot
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Hand-colored lithographs; to include Lear's "Whistling Swan" from John Gould's The Birds of Europe (SS 13 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.) and Wolf's "Exanthemops Rossi (Ross' Snow Goose)" from Daniel Giraud Elliot's The Wild fowl of the United States and British Possessions; or, The Swan, Geese, Ducks, and Mergansers of North America (SS 17 x 22; DOA 23 5/8 x 28 1/8 in.); matted, unframed.
The first with several light spots; some faint toning; otherwise no apparent condition concerns.