25 June 2004
Great American Hen & Young. Vulgo Female Wild Turkey (Plate VI)
Wild Turkey, Meleagris gallopavo
Engraved by W.H. Lizars Edinr.
Hand-colored engraving with etching, on J Whatman Turkey Mill dated 1827, 1-in. tear on lower margin, several tiny tears on upper margin, some minor surface soiling at edges, otherwise in fine condition.
Plate: 25½ x 38½ inches (648 x 978 mm)
Sheet: 26 5/16 x 39 3/8 inches (668 x 1000 mm)
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