Toucans Beautiful Vibrant Tropical Birds c.1850 antique engraved color printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Le Toucan a ventre Rouge & Le Toco
(Vibrant Tropical Birds, Crimson Breast, Long Strong Beak, Birds, Ornithology)
Issued c.1850, France
Engraved by Corbie (Corbic?)
Visually remarkable original old vintage antique engraved print with original hand color.
Printed in the 19th century on paper which has gently age toned as always, but which remains sound, clean, & well preserved.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The zoomable scan is a major part of the item description. Please examine closely, as what you see is what we will send you. [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws ].
A lovely artistic image worthy of display which is not often seen.
In near VG or better condition, normal uniform light age toning to sheet as typical, as well as a some trivial light age staining in the margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive
A little known and vivid printed image which any collector, dealer, institution or person of artistic taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 10" H x 6" W.
Printed area measures c. 5 7/8" H x 3 1/4" W