John Gould Print, Swainson's Lorikeet (Plate 48- Hill House Ed.)

John Gould Print, Swainson's Lorikeet (Plate 48- Hill House Ed.)

Regular price
$195.00
Sale price
$195.00
Regular price
Sold out
Unit price
per 

This is a special-edition facsimile of the Trichoglossus Swainsonii or Swainson's Lorikeet (Plate 48) from Volume 5 of The Birds of Australia by John Gould.

Hill House was awarded the right to create the facsimile using the original works as reference. Each print was made using the traditional process of plates, in groupings, dependent upon the color of the bird. These are truly remarkable copies and are said to be indistinguishable from the originals when viewed behind glass.

Description: A museum grade facsimile of plate number 48.
Originally Created: 1840-1848
Recreated: 1989-1996
Dimensions: Imperial Folio: 22" x 15"
Notes: Limited Edition (150 Copies)

*Actual item has no center watermark.