Weekly Specials

Selections Curated by Mr. Joel Oppenheimer

Johann Elert Bode, Pl. 10 Pegasus, Equuleus, Delphinus, Uranographia sive astrorum descriptio..., 1797–1801

Basilius Besler, Pl. 342 Downy thorn apple, Goosefoot, Green dragon, Deluxe edition, 1613

John J. Audubon, Pl. 33 American Goldfinch, Birds of America, Havell Edition, 1827–38

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 168, Bourbon Rose, Les Roses, 1817–24

John James Audubon, Pl.421 Frigate Pelican; Man of War Bird, Birds of America,  first edition octavo, 1839–1844, hand-colored lithograph

Edward Lear, Pl. 355 Whistling Swan, hand-colored lithograph, Birds of Europe, 1832–37

John J. Audubon, Pl. 247 Velvet Duck, Birds of America, Havell Edition, 1827–1838, hand-colored engraving

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 395 Tiger Lily, Devil Lily, Les Liliacées, 1802–1816, stipple engraving finished by hand

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 24 Austrian Copper Rose, Les Roses,  1817–24, stipple engraving

John James Audubon, Pl. 40 Little Screech Owl, Birds of America,  second edition octavo, 1856, hand-colored lithograph

Basilius Besler, Pl. 195 Purple orchid,Stinking orchid, Coral root, Deluxe edition, et al, 1613, hand-colored engraving

Mark Catesby, Pl. 23 The Pigeon of Passage, hand-colored engraving, 1754

Maria Sibylla Merian, Pl. 72 Stag Beetle, Palm Tree, Metamorphosis Insectorum Surinamensium, 1726, hand-colored  engraving

Prideaux John Selby, Vol. 1, Pl. 12 Goshawk, Adult, Illustrations of British Ornithology, 1821–34, hand-colored engraving

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 1 Flax Lily, Les Liliacées, 1802–1816, stipple engraving finished by hand

John J. Audubon, Pl. 17 Carolina Turtle Dove, Birds of America, Havell Edition, 1827–1838, hand-colored engraving

Thomas Moore, Pl. 50 Osmunda regalis, 1855, nature printing

John J. Audubon, Pl. 143 Severn River Flying Squirrel, The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, Bowen edition, 1845-48, Hand-colored lithograph, Imperial Folio

John Gould, Pl. 60 Blue-throated Cazique, Family of Hummingbirds, 1849–1887, hand-colored lithograph

Pierre-Joseph Redouté, Pl. 210 Orange Lily, Les Liliacées, 1802–1816, stipple engraving finished by hand