Lot 321

Edwards (George)

Six Ornithological Prints, from ‘A natural history of birds, most of which have not been figured or described…’ vol. 2, 1747, including plate nos. 72 ‘The White Partridge’, 73 ‘The Bustard Cock’, 74 ‘The Hen Bustard’, 83 ‘The Little Brown Bull-finch and The Black and Yellow Manakyn’, 92 ‘The Pelican’, 93 ‘The Pelican of America’, hand-coloured etchings, laid paper, plates 73 and 83 stained at bottom-left corner, plate 83 foxed, plates 74 and 93 very paper toned, platemark 238 x 185 mm, 1746 (6)

Estimate: £200-£300