Mango Humming Bird. Tricholus Mango. Males, 1.2.3. Females, 4.5. Bignonia grandiflora [Havell 184]
Place Published: Japan
Publisher: Abbeville Press
Date Published: 1985
Description: Elephant folio bird print. Color offset lithograph. Page measures 39.5" x 26.5".
Comments: Beautiful print of three orioles from second facsimile edition. This edition, which was published from the original plates 135 years after their creation, recreates the entire set of 435 images in their original double elephant folio format. Published in conjunction with the Audubon Society, the edition commemorates the two hundredth birthday of John James Audubon. Paper bears the authenticating watermark. Audubon (1785-1851) was an American naturalist, painter and ornithologist. One of the most famous American natural history artists, Audubon did extensive field work studying birds before painting them. Please visit our gallery for more Audubon prints.Binding: unbound
Condition: near fine
Book ID: 217068