Gould, J. & E. (drawn and lithographed by).
Printed by C. Hullmandel. Published between 1849- 1843.
Lithograph, handcolored, on sheet 21 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches. Right edge is untrimmed and has a 2 inch tear, one shorter edge tear, and a small piece of tape, all outside of image area; very clean and bright. Beautifully detailed coloring to this image of a male bird on a branch with feathers of white and various shades of brown, the sides of the neck ornamented with arrow-shaped markings. A simple but striking image rom John Gould's "Birds of Asia." Item #37927