Sheldrake or Paradise Duck


Title:
Sheldrake or Paradise Duck
Date:
C1888
Artist:
Johannes Gerard Keulemans (1842-1912)
Image Size:
275mm x 230mm (10.83" x 9.06")
Condition:
In good condition.
Technique:
Lithograph printed in colour.
Price:

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$A 325
Stock Number:
BONZ 029 (OGY) (C104)
Description:

Common name Paradise Shelduck

Binomial name Tadorna variegata

First described Gmelin 1789

Biography:

Johannes Gerard Keulemans (1842-1912)

Keulemans was a Dutch bird artist and illustrator.

He was born in Rotterdam and as a young man he collected animal specimens for museums such as the Natural History Museum in Leiden, whose director, Hermann Schlegel, encouraged Keulemans and sent him on the 1864 expedition to West Africa. In 1869, he was persuaded by Richard Bowdler Sharpe to illustrate his Monograph of the Alcedinidae, or Family of Kingfishers(1868-1871) and to move to England, where he lived for the rest of his life.

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