William H. Lizars - Lot van 9 Handgekleurde Gravures uit “The Naturalist's Library of Hummingbirds” 1833, Jardine.

Description
William H. Lizars - Lot van 9 Handgekleurde Gravures uit “The Naturalist's Library of Hummingbirds” 1833, Jardine.
hand-colored engraving - Not signed - 1833

Very rare set of 9 original hand-coloured engravings by Scottish ornithologist Sir William Jardine in collaboration with engraver William H. Lizars. Published in 1833 in "The naturalist's Library of Hummingbirds". The engravings are still in beautiful condition and have, with the frame, a size of 16 x 9.5 cm.

Trochilus Petasphorus
Trochilus Rufus
Trochilus Enicurus
Trochilus Rivolii
Trochilus Gigas
Trochilus Sephanoides
Trochilus Furcatus
Trochilus Ornatus, male
Trochilus Magnificus, female

Will be shipped registered, but can also be collected on location.

Lot details
Title of artwork
Lot van 9 Handgekleurde Gravures uit “The Naturalist's Library of Hummingbirds” 1833, Jardine.
Artist
William H. Lizars
Year
1833
Technique
hand-colored engraving
Signature
Not signed
Sold with frame
No
Condition
In good condition
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