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Two framed 18th century hand-colored Bird Engravings.

1) Otus Americanus - Eurasian Eagle Owl.
Johann Michael Selgmann after George Edwards Natural History of Birds 1770.
Copper engraving with hand coloring.
Dimensions: framed 14 1/2 in. x 10 in.

2) The White China Pheasant.
The Natural History of Birds,1737.
Hand-colored by the artist Eleazar Albin.
Dimensions: framed 16 in. x 18 in., sight: 9 in. x 11 in.

Condition: Both works are in good original framed condition, age appropriate.
Provenance: Greenwich, Connecticut estate.


Good original framed estate condition.
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18th C. Hand-colored Bird Engravings PHEASANT & OWL

Estimate $200 - $300Dec 10, 2019
Starting Bid $100