C1922

BLACK & PIED CURRAWONG

1.Distribution: TAS. Tasmania and Bass Strait Islands. First described by Gould 1837. 2.Distribution: QLD, NSW &amp VIC. First described by Shaw, White Journal Voy. NSW 1790.

$A 245

In stock

S/N: BI-AA-MATH-488–200750
(C102F)
Free Shipping

Within Australia

All orders ship free
within Australia

Rest of the World

Orders over A$300
ship free worldwide

See Shipping page for Terms & Conditions

Details

Full Title:

BLACK & PIED CURRAWONG

Date:

C1922

Engraver:

Witherby & Co 

Condition:

In good condition.

Technique:

Original hand coloured lithograph.

Paper Size: 

230mm 
x 335mm
AUTHENTICITY
BLACK & PIED CURRAWONG - Antique Print from 1922

Guaranteed Vintage Item
dated:

1922

Description:

1.Distribution: TAS. Tasmania and Bass Strait Islands. First described by Gould 1837. 2.Distribution: QLD, NSW &amp VIC. First described by Shaw, White Journal Voy. NSW 1790.

Henrik Gronvold (1858 - 1940)

Gronvold was a Danish born artist who, after studying, entered the military as a draughtsman. On leaving Denmark he obtained work at the British History Museum in London. This image is from the last great bird series, The Birds of Australia by G. Matthews 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.

View other items by Henrik Gronvold

Choose currency

Exchange rates are only indicative. All orders will be processed in Australian dollars. The actual amount charged may vary depending on the exchange rate and conversion fees applied by your credit card issuer.

Login

Register

The List

Join our exclusive mailing list for first access to new acquisitions and special offers.