25 June 2004
Cerulean Warbler (Plate 48)
Cerulean Warbler, Dendroica cerulea (Wilson).
Engraved by R. Havell, Junr. Printed & Coloured by R. Havell, Senr. London, 1828.
Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching on J Whatman Turkey Mill dated 1828, pale foxing, pale staining along the upper margin and minor surface soiling, two short tears at the lower margin edge, otherwise in very good condition.
Plate: 19½ x 12¼ in. (495 x 311 mm)
Sheet: 39 9/16 x 26 13/16 in. (1004 x 680 mm.)
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