* (NATURAL HISTORY) (AUDUBON, JOHN JAMES, after) HAVELL, ROBERT American Woodcock, Scolopax Minor, Gmel., plate CCLXVIII, no.54. Engraving with etching, aquatint, and hand-coloring from The Birds of America, c. 1827. Matted and framed (sheet size 25 1/2 x 38 inches plate size 14 3/4 x 20 1/2 inches). Fine condition.
Estimate $ 3,000-5,000
Property from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Schrank, Bonita Springs, Florida
Stitching holes and creasing along top edge; staining noted to lower right sheet only does not affect image; J. Whatman 1838 watermark present at lower left.