Edwards, George (1694 - 1773), artist; Seligmann, Johann Michael (1720-1762) ), artist; Catesby, Mark (1682-1749), author: RED GROUSE LAGOPUS BIRD

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Date of Printing: 1749 • Medium: Copperplate Engraving (hand colored) • Subject Category: Natural History - Birds • Signed: Plate signed, Lower Left • Period Created: Enlightenment (1700 - 1799) • Plate Size HxWxD cm: 27 x 22 • Leaf Paper Size HxW cm: 42 x 25.5 • Style: FOLIO Original Vintage • Print on Verso: Blank on verso • Condition: Excellent, with minor toning at edges • Edition Type: 1st Edition - Limited • Paper Type: Laid Paper, Watermarked • Framed: Print only

A stunning hand-coloured copperplate folio print, featuring a Red Grouse bird. From "Sammlung verschiedener auslandischer und seltener Vogel", by Mark Catesby with artwork by George Edwards. Date 1748-1749