Weekly Specials

Selections Curated by Mr. Joel Oppenheimer

John J. Audubon, Pl. 371 Cock of the Plains, Birds of America, Havell Edition, 1827–1838, Hand-colored Engraving

Mark Catesby, Appendix Pl. 9 The Cashew Tree, hand-colored engraving, The Natural History of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands, 1754

John Gould, Pl. 30 Swallow-tailed Kite, hand-colored lithograph, Birds of Europe, 1833–37

Johann Elert Bode, Pl. 15 Sagittarius; Scorpius; Lupus, Uranographia sive astrorum descriptivo..., 1797–1801, uncolored engraving

John Gould, Pl. 15, Many-banded Aracari, hand-colored lithograph, first edition, 1833–35

Pierre-Antoine Poiteau, Pl. 77 Prunier Damas de Provence, stipple engraving, Pomologie Français, 1838–46

Daniel Giraud Elliot, Pl. 27 The Bushy-tailed Red-spotted Cat, hand-colored lithograph, 1883

John James Audubon, Pl. 478 Red-throated Diver, hand-colored lithograph, first edition octavo, 1839–1844

John J. Audubon, Pl. 126 Caribou or American Rein-Deer, The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Octavo edition, 1849–54, Hand-colored lithograph

John Gould, Pl. 261 Barbary Partridge, hand-colored lithograph, Birds of Europe, first edition, 1833–37

Mark Catesby, Appendix Pl. 3 The Razor-billed Blackbird of Jamaica, hand-colored engraving, 1754

Priscilla Susan Bury, Pl. 15 Broad Petaled Amaryllis, A Selection of Hexandrian Plants, 1831–34, hand-colored aquatint engraving

Basilius Besler, Pl. 216 Roselle; Creeping Bellflower, Stalwort, Hortus Eystettensis, first edition, 1613, hand-colored engraving

John J. Audubon, Plate 72, Canada Warbler & Plate 73 Bonaparte's Flycatcher, Birds of America, Bien Edition, 1860

Edward Lear, Pl. 271 White Crane, hand-colored lithograph, Birds of Europe, 1832–37

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 20 Yellow Lady Slipper, Les Liliacées,  1802–16, stipple engraving