3 May 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,400
GBP 7,000 - GBP 9,000
Jean Théodore Descourtilz (mid 19th Century)
Ornithologie Brésilienne, ou histoire des oiseaux du Brésil
48 chromolithographs, published by Thomas Reeves, Rio de Janeiro, printed by Waterlow & Sons, London, 1856, with text for pls. 1-36, disbound in original boards, parts I-III, in a modern cloth covered presentation box
S. 24¼ x 17¾in. (62.3 x 45cm.) (48)
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Please note there are 48 chromolithographs in this lot.
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