1875 c Antique Colour PIGEONS by J. W. Ludlow SHORT AND LONG FACED ANTWERPS

£23.99

1875 finely detailed Chromolithographic print

Entitled

SHORT FACED OR SHOW ANTWERPS, LONG FACED OR FLYING ANTWERPS

It shows: Blue Chequered and Red Chequered Short faced Antwerps - Red Chequered and Blue Chequered Long Faced Antwerps. As can be seen in the scan there is a stain to the bottom border.
PROVENANCE: Vincent Brooks Day and Son Lithographers, from the artwork of J. W. Ludlow. From the Publication 'The Illustrated Book Of Pigeons, With Standards For Judging' by Robert Fulton, Edited by Lewis Wright; Publisher: Cassell Petter and Galpin. London 1875.

It is on good quality heavy guage paper with a blank reverse. The print measures overall 270 x205 mm (10.5 x 8 inches) approx. The print is suitable for framing. There is a little age yellowing which is a feature of items of great age and there may be some scattered but light, brown spotting. This print inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time - please check the larger picture for condition. This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve.  Original (by that we mean from the date given and not a later re-print)

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Condition Used
Weight 0.1kg