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Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology   and Bonaparte's Supplement.

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology and Bonaparte's Supplement.

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1157
Estimate:
$100 - $150

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology and Bonaparte's Supplement. Including the following two hand-colored engravings: Plate 54 from American Ornithology depicting the More ...

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Auction:
3237T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 18, 2019
Lot:
1305
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations. Hand-colored etchings after Peter Paillou and Charles Collins of two birds of prey: the Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus); and the More ...

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
322
Unsold
 

Mazell, Peter (active c. 1761-1797) Two Ornithological Illustrations. Hand-colored etchings after Peter Paillou and Charles Collins of two birds of prey: the Hen Harrier (Circus cyaneus); and the More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Two Hand-colored Etchings: Ruddy Duck and Common Shell-Drake.

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Two Hand-colored Etchings: Ruddy Duck and Common Shell-Drake.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$123$100

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Two Hand-colored Etchings: Ruddy Duck and Common Shell-Drake. Two large-format prints, plates from Illustrations of British Ornithology, 1821-1834, matted, in More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology   and Bonaparte's Supplement.

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology and Bonaparte's Supplement.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
333
Unsold
 

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) Plates from American Ornithology and Bonaparte's Supplement. Including the following two hand-colored engravings: Plate 54 from American Ornithology depicting the More ...

Two Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds in Nests

Two Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds in Nests

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1258
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Carved and Polychrome Painted Birds in Nests, late 19th/early 20th century, the larger with chicks and carved nest details, the smaller with plain carved nest, wd. to 13 in. More ...

Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Gould

Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Gould

Auction:
3116M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 19, 2018
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$86$70

Four Framed Ornithological Prints After Gould, Tadorna Vulpanser Eudynamys Flindersii, Lepidogenys Subcristatus, and Histrionicus Torquatus, ht. to 28, wd. to 28 3/4 in. More ...

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1082
Sold for:
$148$120

Four Framed George Edwards Ornithological Engravings, including Small Birds from the Coast of Angola and Dove from the East Indies, ht. 12 1/2, wd. 10 in. More ...

Volume I of Alexander Wilson's American Ornithology

Volume I of Alexander Wilson's American Ornithology

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1185
Sold for:
$62$50

Volume I of Alexander Wilson's American Ornithology, 1832. More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: Published by Mitchell; sold by Finley; More ...

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes.

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$369$300

Ornithological Illustration, Two Volumes. Rex Brasher's Birds and Trees of North America, Kent, CT, 1929, volume one, signed by Brasher on title page, copy number 98 of 500, illustrated with More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology  , an Incomplete Set.

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology , an Incomplete Set.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology, an Incomplete Set. Philadelphia: Bradford & Inskeep, 1810-1812. Folio, volumes II-V only of IX; illustrated throughout with plates X-XLV; bound in More ...

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates.

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) American Ornithology; or, the Natural History of the Birds of the United States: Illustrated with Plates. Philadelphia: Bradford & Inskeep, 1808-1814. First edition, More ...

Botanical and Ornithological Prints, Six Hand-colored.

Botanical and Ornithological Prints, Six Hand-colored.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
539
Sold for:
$98$80

Botanical and Ornithological Prints, Six Hand-colored. Five 18th century copper-plate engraved botanical prints, likely from Jaquin's Icones Plantarum Rariorum, including several dogwoods, a species More ...

Ornithological Subjects, Eight Bird Prints.

Ornithological Subjects, Eight Bird Prints.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
581
Sold for:
$246$200

Ornithological Subjects, Eight Bird Prints. Including: three hand-colored lithographs from the Audubon octavo Birds of America: Bachman's Oyster-catcher; Townsend's Oyster-catcher, and the Black More ...

Ornithological and Botanical Prints, 19th Century, Four Framed.

Ornithological and Botanical Prints, 19th Century, Four Framed.

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1165
Sold for:
$246$200

Ornithological and Botanical Prints, 19th Century, Four Framed. Including two Audubon first octavo prints of the Saffron-headed Marsh Blackbird and the Wandering Rice Bird; an unidentified mid-19th More ...

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1561
Sold for:
$246$200

Five Painted Pine, Slate, and Sheet Metal Birdhouses, ht. to 31 in. More ...

Portfolio of Prints

Portfolio of Prints

Auction:
3024T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 07, 2017
Lot:
1817
Sold for:
$185$150

Portfolio of Prints, including works by William Hogarth, botanical and ornithological prints, among others and various facsimiles, various media and sizes. More ...

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, Albany, 15 July 1824.

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, Albany, 15 July 1824.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1021
Sold for:
$154$125

Clinton, DeWitt (1769-1828) Autograph Letter Signed, Albany, 15 July 1824. Wove paper bifolium with self-envelope, inscribed over one page, address panel on verso of outer leaf, black seal present. More ...

Gould, John (1804-1881) Five Framed Ornithological Prints.

Gould, John (1804-1881) Five Framed Ornithological Prints.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1491
Sold for:
$615$500

Gould, John (1804-1881) Five Framed Ornithological Prints. Hand-colored lithographic prints on paper, including the following birds: Palaeornis Caniceps (Nicobar Parakeet); Urocissa Occipitalis More ...

Martinet, Francois Nicolas (1725-1804) Ornithological Illustrations, Three Framed, Hand-colored Engravings of Eagles.

Martinet, Francois Nicolas (1725-1804) Ornithological Illustrations, Three Framed, Hand-colored Engravings of Eagles.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1496
Sold for:
$185$150

Martinet, Francois Nicolas (1725-1804) Ornithological Illustrations, Three Framed, Hand-colored Engravings of Eagles. [from] Buffon's Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux, Paris: Imprimerie Royale, More ...

Mazell, Peter (1761-1797) Eight Hand-colored Natural History Engravings: Four Ornithological Prints and Four Quadruped Prints.

Mazell, Peter (1761-1797) Eight Hand-colored Natural History Engravings: Four Ornithological Prints and Four Quadruped Prints.

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1498
Sold for:
$185$150

Mazell, Peter (1761-1797) Eight Hand-colored Natural History Engravings: Four Ornithological Prints and Four Quadruped Prints. Hand-colored copper-plate engravings of the Royston crow; More ...

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Four Ornithological Prints: Cinereous Eagle, Young; Golden Eagle, Female; Goshawk, Adult; [and] Young

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Four Ornithological Prints: Cinereous Eagle, Young; Golden Eagle, Female; Goshawk, Adult; [and] Young

Auction:
3012T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 23, 2017
Lot:
1506
Sold for:
$800$650

Selby, Prideaux John (1788-1867) Four Ornithological Prints: Cinereous Eagle, Young; Golden Eagle, Female; Goshawk, Adult; [and] Young Goshawk, Male. [from] Illustrations of British Ornithology. More ...

British School, 19th/20th Century      Four Framed Ornithological Prints

British School, 19th/20th Century Four Framed Ornithological Prints

Auction:
3000B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 07, 2017
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$400$325

British School, 19th/20th Century Four Framed Ornithological Prints One signed "CA Rapp" within the plate l.r. Engravings with hand-coloring, image sizes to 10 3/16 x 14 1/2 in. (25.8 x 36.8 More ...

Alexander Wilson (Scottish/American 1766-1813)    Hand-colored Engraving of Birds from American Ornithology

Alexander Wilson (Scottish/American 1766-1813) Hand-colored Engraving of Birds from American Ornithology

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1688
Sold for:
$185$150

Alexander Wilson (Scottish/American 1766-1813) Hand-colored Engraving of Birds from American Ornithology, 1829, depicting a goldfinch, a blue jay, and a Baltimore oriole, label affixed to the More ...

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Bonaparte, Charles Lucian (1803-1857) American Ornithology; or the Natural History of the Birds Inhabiting the United States, Not Given by Wilson. Philadelphia: by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, sold by More ...

Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887) Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey.

Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887) Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Emory, William Hemsley (1811-1887) Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey. Washington, D.C.: Cornelius Wendell, 1857-1859. Four parts in two large quarto volumes, illustrated as More ...

Four Framed Ornithological Prints.

Four Framed Ornithological Prints.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
468
Sold for:
$861$700

Four Framed Ornithological Prints. Three hand-colored lithographs after John Gould (1804-1881): the bower bird Gould calls Ailuroedus Arfakianus, now called Ailuroedus Melanotis, or white-eared More ...

Manetti, Xavier (1723-1784) Five Engraved Ornithological Prints.

Manetti, Xavier (1723-1784) Five Engraved Ornithological Prints.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
477
Sold for:
$400$325

Manetti, Xavier (1723-1784) Five Engraved Ornithological Prints. [from] Storia Naturale Degli Uccelli Trattata con Metodo e Adornata di Figure Intagliate in Rame e Miniate al Naturale, Florence, More ...