Item #56289 Columba castaneiceps. Peale. [Plate 25 from Atlas: Mammology and Ornithology]. PEALE BIRD PRINT - METALLIC PIDGEON.
Columba castaneiceps. Peale. [Plate 25 from Atlas: Mammology and Ornithology].

Columba castaneiceps. Peale. [Plate 25 from Atlas: Mammology and Ornithology].

Peale, Titian Ramsey (artist).
Philadelphia. J. B. Lippencott & Co., 1858.
Steel engraving with original handcolor, plate mark 16 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches on sheet 21 1/2 x 14 1/4. Scattered foxing, toning to edges, very soft creases, multiple 1/4 inch tears to bottom margin (well outside of image area); overall good condition; image bright and attractive. This is plate 25 from Atlas: Mammology and Ornithology by John Cassin, a catalogue of the mammals and birds collected by the 1838 - 1842 Exploring Expedition that took place under the command of Charles Wilkes, U. S. N. Item #56289

Price: $295.00