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    Title:
    barred cuckooshrike (Coracina lineata)
    Date:
    C1922
    Artist:
    Henrik Gronvold (1858-1940)
    Engraver:
    Witherby & Co
    Image Size:
    240mm x 335mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Lithograph with original hand colouring.
    Stock Number:
    BI AA MATH 416 (C102)
    Description:
    Common name:  Barred cuckooshrike 
    Binomial name: Coracina lineata
    Distribution: QLD & NSW. 
    First described by Swainson Zool. Journ. 1825.
    This image is from the last great bird series, The Birds of Australia by G. Matthew’s and is rarer than John Gould’s work on Australian birds, with only 225 sets done. It was the last series produced to use hand colouring rather than colour printed lithography for the illustrations.  Rare.

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  2.  


    Title:
    "Coming events cast their shadows before."
    Date:
    C1884
    Artist:
    Alfred Edward Emslie (1848-1918)
    Image Size:
    303mm x 215mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    ILN BI OS 842593 (DRW01)
    Description:

     From the original edition of the Illustrated London News.

  3.  


    Title:
    "Deacon" The Famous Australian Parrot.
    Date:
    C1889
    Image Size:
    155mm x 103mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    ADVERT ILN 891217 (DRW01)
    Description:

     Advertisement from the original edition of The Illustrated London News.

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    Title:
    "One at a time," by E. Knaus
    Date:
    C1873
    Artist:
    unknown
    Image Size:
    305mm x 220mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    ILN BI OS 731115 457 (DRW001)
    Description:

     From the original edition of the Illustrated London News.

  5.  


    Title:
    "Scarlet runners"
    Date:
    C1881
    Image Size:
    238mm x 305mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    BI OS 1881 POULT 02 (DRW01)
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    Title:
    1. Aegotheles Leucogaster. White-Bellied Owlet Nightjar. 2. Aegotheles Novae-Hollandiae. Owlet Nightjar. 3. Caprimulgus Macrurus. Large-tailed Nightjar.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6023 (C103)
  7.  


    Title:
    1. Alcyone Azurea. Azure Kingfisher. 2. Todirhamphus Sanctus. Sacred Kingfisher. 3. Todirhamphus Pyrrhopygius. Red-backed Kingfisher. 4. Alcyone Pusilla. Little Kingfisher.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    One or two minor spots, otherwise in good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6012 (B008)
    Description:

    Four species of Kingfishers

    From, Broinowski, The Birds of Australia

  8.  


    Title:
    1. Amytis Striatus. Striated Wren. 2.Amytis Textilis. Textile Wren. 3. Stipiturus Malachurus. Emu Wren. 4. Amytis Macrourus. Large-tailed Wren.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowski (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Lithograph printed in colour.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 5023 (C102)
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    Title:
    1. Anthrochiera mellivora / Brush Wattle Bird. 2. A. carunulata./ Wattled Honey Eater
    Date:
    C1864
    Artist:
    Silvester Diggles (1817-1880)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original hand coloured lithograph
    Stock Number:
    DIGG 046 BI AA (C103)
    Description:

    Very rare lithograph from Silvester Diggles, The Ornithology of Australia. This work is one of the great rarities of Australian ornithology. A rare and important work. 

    A rare and important work.


    1. Common name: Yellow wattlebird

    Modern binomial name: Anthochaera paradoxa
    First described: Daudin 1800

    Distribution: TAS & King Island

    2. Common name: Red wattlebird
    Modern binomial name:Anthochaera carunculata
    First described: Shaw 1790
    Distribution: QLD, NSW, VIC, SA, WA

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    Title:
    1. Artamius Minor. Little Wood Swallow. 2. Artamus Sordidus. Wood Swallow. 3. Artamus Albiventris. White-vented Wood Swallow. 4. Atramus Cinereus. Grey-breasted Wood Swallow.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6010 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Artamus Superciliosus. White-eyebrowed Wood Swallow. 2. Artamus Personatus. Masked Wood Swallow. 3. Artamus Leucopygialis. White-rumped Wood Swallow. 4. Artamus Melanops. Black-faced Wood Swallow.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6011 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Astur Cruentus. West-Australian Goshawk. 2. Accipiter Torquatus. Collared Sparrow-Hawk.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6038 (C103)
    Description:

    Two species of Goshawks.

    From, Broinowski, The Birds of Australia

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    Title:
    1. Astur Radiatus. Radiated Goshawk. 2. Astur Approximans. Australian Goshawk.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6037 (C103)
    Description:

    Two species of Goshawks.

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    Title:
    1. Campephaga Jardinii. Jardine's Campephaga. 2. Campephaga Karu. Northern Campephaga.. 3. Campephaga Leucomela. Black & White Campephaga.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 5048 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Ceyx Azurea. Azure Three-toed Kings-fisher. 2. Ceyx Tridactyla. Three-toed Kings-fisher
    Date:
    C1826
    Artist:
    Sir William Jardine, 7th Baronet of Applegirth (1800-1874)
    Image Size:
    265mm x 210mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving with original hand colouring
    Stock Number:
    IOOR 055 BI AA (C103)
    Description:

    Superb engravings of the Asure and Oriental dwarf kingfishers.

    Common name: Azure kingfisher
    Modern binomial name: Ceyx azureus
    First described: Latham 1801
    Distribution Australia wide


    Common name: Oriental dwarf kingfisher, black-backed kingfisher or three-toed kingfisher
    Modern binomial name: Ceyx erithaca
    First described: Linnaeus 1758
    Distribution Australia wide

    Reference Readers Digest Book of Birds 2nd ed 1986 Page: 348, ill. 348

    From Prideaux John Selby (1788-1867) Illustrations of Ornithology.

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    Title:
    1. Ciconia maguari Vieill (The Maguari, or American Stork) 2. Bill of the Jabiru Maguari. senegalensis Lath.(The Jabiru) 3. Scopus umbretta. Vieill. (The Umber-coloures Stork)
    Date:
    C1827
    Artist:
    Baron Cuvier (1769-1832)
    Image Size:
    170mm x 105mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving with original hand colouring
    Stock Number:
    AKAIC BI OS 066 (DRW01)
    Description:

    Fine engraving from Baron Cuvier's The Animal Kingdom.

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    Title:
    1. Circus Assimilis. Allied Harrier. 2. Circus Jardinii. Jardine's Harrier.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    260mm x 360mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6031 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Cock of the Plains, Female. (Tetrao Urophasianus) 2. Female Spotted Grous. (Tetrao Canadensis).
    Date:
    C1808 (1814)
    Artist:
    Alexander Wilson (1766-1813)
    Image Size:
    115mm x 180mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Hand coloured engraving.
    Stock Number:
    AOORNH BI OS 021 (C085)
    Description:

     Very rare engraving from "The first truly great American ornithology" (Bennett), from Alexander Wilson's "American Ornithology" or "The Natural History  of the Birds of the United States."

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    Title:
    1. Colluricincla Harmonica. Harmonious Shrike-Thrush. 2. Colluricincla Rufiventris. Buff-bellied Shrike-Thrush. 3. Colluricincla Brunnea. Brown Shrike-Thrush.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 5041 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Colluricincla Parvula. Little Shrike-Thrush. 2. Colluricincla Selbii. Selby's Shrike-Thrush.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Broinowksi (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Original lithograph printed in colour. The best coloured set we have had.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 5042 (C103)
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    Title:
    1. Common Buzzard. 2. Honey Buzzard. 3. Kite.
    Date:
    C1834
    Artist:
    James Hope Stewart (1789-1856)
    Engraver:
    William Home Lizars (1788-1859)
    Image Size:
    150mm x 65mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving with original hand colouring
    Stock Number:
    TNL PREY 1016 (DRW01)
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    Title:
    1. Cormobates Affinis. White-Browed Treecreeper, 2. Cormobates Erythrops. Red-Browed Treecreeper
    Date:
    C1924
    Artist:
    Henrik Gronvold (1858-1940)
    Engraver:
    Witherby & Co
    Image Size:
    335mm x 240mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Lithograph with original hand colouring.
    Stock Number:
    BI AA MATH 502 (C102F)
    Description:

    This image of treecreepers is from the last great bird series, The Birds of Australia by G. Matthews and rarer than John Gould’s work on Australian birds, with only 225 sets made. It was the last series produced using the laborious process of hand colouring each individual lithograph..

    Common name: White-browed Treecreeper
    Distribution: WA, SA, NT & NSW.
    First described: Blyth1864.

    Common name: Red-browed treecreeper
    Binomial name: Climacteris erythrops
    Distribution: NSW, VIC, QLD.
    First described: Gould 1841

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    Title:
    1. Corvus leucophoecus Temm.(The Northern Raven.) 2. Corvus corryocactus. Lin. (The Common Nutcracker) 3. Corvus glandarius. Lin. (The Jay of Europe)
    Date:
    C1827
    Artist:
    Baron Cuvier (1769-1832)
    Image Size:
    170mm x 105mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Copper engraving with original hand colouring
    Stock Number:
    AKAIC BI OS 029 (DRW01)
    Description:

    Fine engraving from Baron Cuvier's The Animal Kingdom.

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    Title:
    1. Cracticus Nigrogularis. Black-throated Crow-Shrike.
    Date:
    C1889
    Artist:
    Gracius Joseph Broinowski (1837-1913)
    Image Size:
    360mm x 260mm
    Condition:
    In good condition.
    Technique:
    Lithograph printed in colour.
    Stock Number:
    BOAB 6002 (C103)
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