1858 Antique Print PARTRIDGE Game Birds MALE FEMALE Large Footed GOLDSMITH

Product code: B11 Pl. 19

Original Antique Print

Date: 1858
Printing Method: Engraving; with original hand colour
Period: Victorian

Hand coloured print showing male and female partridges.

Info. Although untitled they are the Large Footed Partridge.

The print bears no artists initials or name unless specifically mentioned in the description.

Provenance: From A History of the Earth and Animated Nature, by Oliver Goldsmith. With an Introductory View of the Animal Kingdom, Translated from the French of Baron Cuvier ....etc. Publisher: A. Fullarton & Co. London, Edinburgh and Dublin. 1858.


Suitable for framing. The print measures overall 245 x 160 mm (9.5 x 6.25") approx. It has a blank reverse. It has some age yellowing/toning, and some binding witness marks to top border; please refer to scans for condition, and quality of hand colouring. This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope.

Info. in the description relates to my research only and does not form part of the print.

My use of the term " original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated; this includes examples of various methods of printmaking including steel, copper and wood engravings, etchings, woodcuts, lithographs etc. Many prints/maps would have been originally bound in a book at some time as was this one. B11 Pl. 19.

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Condition Used
Product Code B11 Pl. 19
Weight 0.1kg