Actitus Hypoleucos (Summer Snipe)
This stunning original John Gould bird was issued as one of the Bird’s of Great Britain”. This set of lithograph’s was produced over and 11 year period from 1862 – 1873. This was the work that Mr Gould was most proud of as an ornithologist. There were 367 separate birds pictured, many with nests, babies and natural surroundings….
Size: 13 x 17 inches
Print Maker: John Gould, Birds of Great Britain
Condition: Very Good
Medium: Lithography with hand color
Year: Circa 1865