Weekly Specials

Selections Curated by Mr. Joel Oppenheimer

Johann Elert Bode, Pl. 17 Cetus or Monstrum Marinum (Sea Monster) Uranographia sive astrorum descriptivo..., 1797–1801, uncolored engraving

Prideaux John Selby, Pl. 4 Osprey, Female, Illustrations of British Ornithology, 1821–34, hand-colored engraving

John J. Audubon, Pl. 344 Yellow Shank; Plate 346 Greenshank, Birds of America, Bien Edition, 1860

John Gould, Pl. 43 Wedge-tailed Sabre-wing, Family of Hummingbirds, first edition, 1849–87, hand-colored lithograph

Basilius Besler, Pl. 152 Dark Blue Canterbury Bells; Corn Cockles, Hortus Eystettensis, First edition, 1613, hand-colored engraving

John J. Audubon, Pl. 385 Mallard Duck, Birds of America, Bien Edition, 1860

Edward Lear, Pl. 8 Spotted Eagle, hand-colored lithograph, first edition, 1833–37

John J. Audubon, Pl. 113 Exquimaux Dog, The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Bowen edition, 1845-48, Hand-colored lithograph

McKenney Hall Pl. 19 Pah-she-pah-how, McKenney Hall Indian Gallery, 1836–44, hand-colored lithograph

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 11 Virginia Rose, Les Roses,  1817–24, stipple engraving

Mark Catesby, Pl. 24 The Turtle of Carolina, The Natural History of Carolina, Vol. 1 1771, hand-colored engraving

Abbé Laurent Berlese, Pl. 1 Camellia Derbiana, Iconographie du Camellia, 1839–43, stipple engraving

Mark Catesby, Pl. 96 The Blue-winged Shoveler, hand-colored engraving, 1754

John James Audubon, Pl. 12 Golden Eagle, hand-colored lithograph, first edition octavo, 1839–44

Daniel Giraud Elliot, Pl. 2 Cougar, Puma, Panther, American Lion, hand-colored lithograph, 1883

John Gould, Pl. 19, Grey-breasted Aracari, hand-colored lithograph, first edition, 1833–35