~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This listing is for an :- 1834 hand coloured print from engraving, from the date stated and not a later reproduction
A hand coloured print from engraving showing four birds of prey, plus associated skulls. They include:
The Indian Vulture - Vultur indicus. Cuv
The Condor or Great Vulture - Sarcoramphus gryphus. Cuv.
King of Vultures - Sarcoramphus papa. Cuv.
The Lamb's Vulture - Gypactos barbatus. Cuv.
Head of the Turkey Buzzard - Cathartes aura. Cuv.
Provenance: The Animal Kingdom, Natural History of Animals with Introduction by Baron Cuvier, With Figures Designed After Nature by M. Latreille (Pierre André Latreille), Chevalier of the Legion of Honour etc; Published by G. Henderson 2 Old Bailey, Ludgate Hill, London 1834
It measures overall 218 x 128 mm ( 7.5 x 5 inches) approximately including titled borders. There is a little age yellowing and marks. It is blank on the reverse.
Please check the larger picture for condition
Anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description.
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve
ACCEPTABLE PAYMENT METHODS :-
I accept :- PAYPAL ,
UK postal orders, UK Cheques,
International money orders if in STERLING ( UK pounds)
For other acceptable payment options please feel free to ask
Our standard shipping options are listed on this auction page, Just select your country to get the costs, we will however be open to requests for different services to meet any deadlines , or packaging requests you may have - Please ask BEFORE bidding.
Delivery times will vary according to destination, but these are usually :-
Inland 2nd Class ............ 2 - 4 working days after posting
Airmail Europe ................ 3 - 5 working days after shipping
Airmail Rest of World.. 5 - 7 working days after shipping
There is a contact link in every description, and can be found at the beginning of this listing.
Please Feel free to ask any questions, we will try to answer promptly