Item #56829 Cyclopsitta Aruensis, Schleg. (Double-eyed Fig Parrot). JOHN GOULD PARROT LITHOGRAPH - AUSTRALIA / NEW GUINEA.
Cyclopsitta Aruensis, Schleg. (Double-eyed Fig Parrot).

Cyclopsitta Aruensis, Schleg. (Double-eyed Fig Parrot).

Gould, J. and W. Hart (drawn and lithographed by).
[London]. Printed by Walter. Published between: 1875-- 1888.
Lithograph, handcolored, image size approx. 15 x 11 inches on sheet 21 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches. Light toning to edges; soft circular impressions to sheet (not very noticeable); 3/4 inch indentation to upper left corner, outside image area; two repaired tears (up to 3/4 inch) to lower edge, also outside image area; a few tiny dark specks to sheet, some in image area; overall very good condition; image bright. Two fig parrots perch on branches drooping with flowers. Drawn and lithographed by John Gould and William Hart, printed by Walter. This plate is from Volume V of "The birds of New Guinea and the adjacent Papuan islands : including many new species recently discovered in Australia", published between 1875 and 1888. Item #56829

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