Weekly Specials

Selections Curated by Mr. Joel Oppenheimer

John J. Audubon, Plate 405, Eider Duck, Birds of America, Bien Edition, 1860, chromolithograph

Basilius Besler, Pl. 324 Red peppers with long pendulant fruit, Hortus Eystettensis, Deluxe edition, 1613, hand-colored engraving

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 262 Dwarf Bearded Iris, Les Liliacées,  1802–16, stipple engraving

John Lizars, Pl. 1 General View of the Skeleton, Anatomical Plates of the Human Body, first edition, 1822–26, hand-colored engraving by William Home Lizars

John J. Audubon, Pl. 121 Arctic Fox, The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Bowen edition, 1845-48, Hand-colored lithograph, Imperial Folio

John Gould, Pl. 19 Jer Falcon, hand-colored lithograph, Birds of Europe, 1832–37

McKenney-Hall, Pl. 89 Aseola, A Seminole Leader, McKenney-Hall Indian Gallery, 1836–44, hand-colored lithograph

Alexander Wilson, 1st edition, Pl. 3 Gold-winged Woodpecker; Black-throated Bunting; Blue Bird; hand-colored engraving, American Ornithology, 1808–29

John J. Audubon, Plate 159 Seaside Finch & Plate 172, Bay-winged Bunting, Birds of America, Bien Edition, 1860

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 31 Thorn Apple, Choix des plus belles fleurs, 1835, stipple engraving

John James Audubon, Pl. 9 Red-shouldered Buzzard, Birds of America, first edition octavo, 1839–44, hand-colored lithograph

Joel Oppenheimer, The Birds of America: The Bien Chromolithographic Edition, hardcover book bound in cloth with a full cloth slipcase, published 2013

Priscilla Susan Bury, Pl. 31 Superior Variegated Amaryllis, A Selection of Hexandrian Plants, 1831–34, hand-colored aquatint engraving

Thomas Moore, Pl. 14 Lastrea Filix-mas, 1855, nature printing

John J. Audubon, Pl. 286 White-fronted Goose, Birds of America, Havell Edition, 1827–38, Hand-colored Engraving

Mark Catesby, Vol. 2, Pl. 70, The Water Frog, hand-colored engraving, 1754

John James Audubon, Pl. 73 Bonaparte's Flycatching-Warbler, Birds of America,  first edition octavo, 1839–1844, hand-colored lithograph

Abraham Ortelius, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum or The Theater of the World Atlas,1579, original antique atlas with 93 hand-colored engraved maps

John J. Audubon, Pl. 108 Bachman's Hare, The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Bowen edition, 1845-48, Hand-colored lithograph, Imperial Folio