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Hand Colored Bird Engraving
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
3773 hand colored bird engraving by Hullmandel and Watson. Set in a custom giltwood frame Image size: 11.5 x 17.5".
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Vintage 1940s Prints

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Paper

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H 26 in. W 19.5 in. D 1 in.
Pair of Antique Hand Colored French Bird Engravings
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Historical pair of 18th century hand colored bird engravings from the original book "Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux" published in 1770 with the artwork by artist, engraver and early ...
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Antique 18th Century French Louis XV Paintings

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Paper

Hand Colored Bird Engravings, circa 1890 (6 individual pieces available)
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#5- 3023a hand colored bird engraving. Original engraving matted in a Celidone green, glass and white wood frame. 6 available choice by photo below Hand colored Priced individual...
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Antique Late 19th Century Prints

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Glass, Wood, Paper

Framed Group of 18th Century Bird Engravings
Located in Downingtown, PA
Framed group of bird engravings, Histoire Naturelle, Ornithologie by Georges-Louis Leclerc, Circa 1780 The beautiful ornithological engravings are from Histoire Naturelle, Ornit...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Georgian Decorative Art

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Paper

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H 28.25 in. W 1.5 in. D 30 in.
Hand Colored Bird Engravings, circa 1890s(6individual pieces available)
Located in Douglas Manor, NY
#5- 3023 Hand Colored Bird Engraving . Original engraving matted in a celidone green, glass and white wood frame. 6 available choice by photo below Hand colored Priced individually
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Antique Late 19th Century Prints

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Wood, Paper, Glass

Francois Nicholas Martinet Bird Engraving, circa 1770
By François Nicolas Martinet
Located in Downingtown, PA
Francois Nicholas Martinet bird engraving, circa 1770. The framed Francois Martinet engraving is from Buffon's Historie Naturelle des Oiseaux displaed beautifully in a large fram...
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Antique 1770s French Georgian Prints

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Paper

Francois Nicholas Martinet Bird Engravings, Set of Six, circa 1770
By François Nicolas Martinet
Located in Downingtown, PA
Francois Nicholas Martinet bird engravings, set of six, circa 1770. This is a set of six but we have another set of six with the same frames to make a bigger set of twelve. ...
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Antique 1770s French Georgian Prints

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Paper

Francois Nicholas Martinet Bird Engravings, Set of Six, circa 1770
By François Nicolas Martinet
Located in Downingtown, PA
Francois Nicholas Martinet bird engravings, Set of six, circa 1770. This a set of six but we have another set listed separately which match these to make twelve. The framed Francoi...
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Antique 1770s French Georgian Prints

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Paper

Hand-Colored Bird Engravings French 18th Century by Francois-Nicolas Martinet
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer these Individual bird scenes captured on paper in the Audubon bird engravings style. These small, gem-like, hand-colored engravings represent the rare and co...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Regency Paintings

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Paper

Hand-Colored Bird Engravings French 18th Century by Francois-Nicolas Martinet
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer these Individual bird scenes captured on paper in the style of the Audubon bird engravings. These small, gem like, hand-colored engravings represent the rare...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Regency Paintings

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Paper

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Engraving

Richard Blome (1660-1705) - c.1710 Engraving, Bird Hunting Scene
Located in Corsham, GB
An interesting hand-coloured copper plate engraving titled 'Taking Bird with a Low Bell and Batt Fowling'. Published as part The Gentleman’s Recreations, intended for the education...
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Early 18th Century Figurative Prints

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Engraving

Three Antique Hand Colored Engravings of Birds
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Three 18th century hand colored engravings of parrot specimens as depicted by Peter Brown, an artist and naturalist, working in London England. Originally published in 1776 in a foli...
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Antique 18th Century English British Colonial Prints

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Paper

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Ducks And Wading Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural Hi...
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18th Century Animal Paintings

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Watercolor, Engraving

18th Century Catesby Hand-colored Bird & Plant Engraving "The Crested Titmous"
By Mark Catesby
Located in Alamo, CA
A hand-colored copperplate engraving of a bird and plants by Mark Catesby (1683-1749) entitled "The Crested Titmous" from "The Natural History of Carolina, Georgia, Florida and the B...
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Mid-18th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

Pygmy Parrot and Three Coloured Lorikeet, French bird colour engraving, 1839
By Da Casse after A Fries
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
'Perroquets 1 Psittacule pygmee 2 Lori tricolore' Engraving with original hand-colouring by Da Casse after A Fries From Guerin-Meneville's 'Dictionnaire Pittoresque D'histoire Nat...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Animal Prints

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Engraving

An 18th Century Hand-colored Frisch Engraving "Wasserhuhn" or Coot Bird
Located in Alamo, CA
A rare 18th Century hand-colored copperplate engraving entitled "Wasserhuhn" (Coot) by Johann Leonhard Frisch , which is plate 208 from the 1st edition of his publication 'Vorstellun...
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1730s Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

George Edwards Engravings of Birds, a Set of Six
By George Edwards
Located in Downingtown, PA
George Edwards engravings of birds- A set of Six The George Edwards engravings of six different birds in their natural environment are now mounted in a decoupage frame. Dimens...
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Antique 1740s English Georgian Decorative Art

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Paper

A 16th/17th Century Hand-colored Engraving of a Pelican Bird by Aldrovandi
Located in Alamo, CA
This very rare, first edition, folio hand-colored engraving of a Pelican bird is plate 48 from Ulisse Aldrovandi’s 'Opera Omnia', published between 1599 and 1648 in Bologna, Italy by...
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Early 17th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

Eight Framed Hand Colored Engravings of Birds by Martinet
Located in Essex, MA
Gold frames and matted. Various birds.
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Antique 18th Century French Prints

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Paper

A 16th/17th Century Hand-colored Engraving of a Crowned Heron Bird by Aldrovandi
Located in Alamo, CA
This very rare, first edition, folio hand-colored engraving of a Crowned Heron bird is plate 362 from Ulisse Aldrovandi’s 'Opera Omnia', published between 1599 and 1648 in Bologna, I...
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Early 17th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

Group of 10 Antique Engravings, Coast Birds of England
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Nice set of 10 antique prints with different coastal birds. The prints can be dated circa 1900-1920 from England. The prints are framed in a simple wooden frame with non-reflecting ...
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Early 20th Century British Romantic Prints

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Paper

A 16th/17th Century Hand-colored Engraving of a Bird of Prey by Aldrovandi
Located in Alamo, CA
This very rare, first edition, folio hand-colored woodcut engraving of a bird of prey is plate 219 from Ulisse Aldrovandi’s 'Opera Omnia', published between 1599 and 1648 in Bologna,...
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Early 17th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

Antique French Engraving of Birds, Paris, Late 18th Century
By François Nicolas Martinet
Located in Chappaqua, NY
Antique French engraving of birds, Paris, late 18th century. From the Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux published from 1770-1786. A hand-colored, copper plate engraving by the artist Fr...
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Antique Late 18th Century French Prints

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Paper

Vintage Engraving of Cranes Stamped Oriental Birds by Winsor Art
By Windsor Art & Mirror Co. 1
Located in Oakland Park, FL
Vintage engraving stamped oriental birds by Windsor Art CA. Almost look like painted silk. Dark wood frame. Size: 13.5" H x 10.5" W x 1/2" D.
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Vintage 1980s Chinese Chinese Chippendale Prints

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Glass, Paper, Wood

Bird's-Eye Plan of Jerusalem in Israël, a Rare Original Engraving, 1750
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map titled 'De VIIde Landkaart Verbeeldende de Stad Jerusalem Beneven de daar Omgelegen Bergen en Dalen (..).' Bird's-eye plan of Jerusalem in Israel. This map shows the ...
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Antique 18th Century Maps

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Paper

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Ducks And Wading Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

George Edwards: c18th Engravings of Birds in Decalcomania Frames
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: "A History of Uncommon Birds", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural Histo...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Etching

George Edwards: 18th Century Engravings of Ducks And Wading Birds
By George Edwards
Located in Richmond, GB
George Edwards: ""A History of Uncommon Birds"", 1749-1761. A prominent English naturalist and ornithologist, George Edwards (1694 -1773) is best known for his work, ""A Natural His...
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18th Century Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor

Bird Catching from Below, Scotland, aquatint engraving field sport print, 1813
By Samuel Howitt
Located in Melbourne, Victoria
'Bird Catching from Below' Colour aquatint by Mathew Dubourg (1786-1838) after John Heavenside Clark (c1770-1863). From Samuel Howitt's 'Foreign Field Sports'. Samuel Howitt was an...
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Early 19th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Aquatint

Set of Twelve Hand Colored Engravings of Birds by Alexander Wilson
Located in Essex, MA
Known as the father of American ornithology Wilson predates Audubon by 20 years. Done between 1808-1814. He drew most of the birds himself and his engraver was Alexander Lawson. All ...
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Antique 1810s American Prints

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Paper

Pair of Framed Engravings of Cock Fighting Birds, Titled "War" & "Peace"
By Charles Turner
Located in Austin, TX
BENJAMIN MARSHALL (1768-1835) C. TURNER (1774-1857) Title: Pair of Lithographs of Cock Fighting Birds, Titled "War" & "Peace" Medium: Etching Measurements: 29 x 23.5 in Framing...
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19th Century Animal Prints

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Etching

Beautiful Original Antique Hand-Colored Engraving of the Pied Avocet Bird, 1770
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled ‘Recurvirostra’. This print depicts the pied avocet (Dutch: kluut). The pied avocet (Recurvirostra avosetta) is a large black and white wader in the avocet and s...
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Antique 1770s Prints

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Paper

Original Hand-Colored Antique Engraving of a Bird Nest of a Pond Heron, 1770
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique print titled 'Nidus Ardeolae'. This print depicts a nest of a Pond Heron (Dutch: Kolgans). Pond herons (Ardeola) are herons, typically 40–50 cm (16–20 in) long with an 80...
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Antique 1770s Prints

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Paper

Antique Engraving of a Bird's-Eye Plan of Nagapattinam or Negapatam, India, 1672
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map titled 'Negapatam.' Bird's-eye plan of Nagapattinam or Negapatam, India. This map originates from 'Naauwkeurige Beschryvinge van Malabar en Choromandel…en het machtig...
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Antique 1670s Maps

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Paper

Old Engraving of A Panoramic Bird's Eye View of Miaco 'Kyoto', Japan, 1669
Located in Langweer, NL
Description: Antique print, titled: 'Miako.' - A panaromic bird's eye view of Miaco (Kyoto). Arnoldus Montanus' "Gedenkwaerdige Gesantschappen der Oost-Indische Maatschappy in 't Ver...
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Antique 1660s Maps

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Paper

Bird's Eye View of Glascow 1888 original wood engraving from The Graphic
Located in Paonia, CO
Bird’s Eye View of Glascow original 1888 wood engraving is from The Graphic by H.W. Brewer who was well known for his aerial views of topographical panoramas. He was also the fa...
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1880s Realist Landscape Prints

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Woodcut

Tropic Bird
By John James Audubon
Located in Saint Augustine, FL
An original hand-colored engraving with aquatint on double-elephant folio, J. Whatman paper by American artist John James Audubon (1785-1851) titled "Tropic Bird", 1835. Plate CCLXII...
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Early 1800s Victorian Animal Prints

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Watercolor, Engraving, Aquatint

Original Old Engraving, Bird's Eye View of Cangoxuma (Kagoshima) in Japan, 1669
Located in Langweer, NL
Rare Antique print, titled: 'Cangoxuma.' A stunning bird's eye view of the coastal city Cangoxuma (Kagoshima) in Japan. It shows several boats in the harbour, as well as the ligh...
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Antique 1660s Maps

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Paper

Antique Engravings, One Sheet with 3 Bird's Eye Plans of Rhodes, Greece, 1677
Located in Langweer, NL
Antique map, titled: 'Afbeelding der Oude Stad Rhodus (…).' - Sheet with 3 bird's eye plans of Rhodes, Greece. Source unknown, to be determined. Artists and Engravers: Made by ...
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Antique 17th Century Prints

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Paper

Set of Four Finely Framed Copper Engravings of Birds John James Audubon
By John James Audubon
Located in Stamford, CT
Set of four finely framed copper engravings of birds. This wonderfully deocrative works on paper are all signed John James Audubon and numbered. Each on a custom black matting in a g...
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Mid-20th Century Belle Époque Drawings

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Giltwood, Paper

Ten Hand Colored Engravings of Birds in New Frames & Matting. By Martinet.
Located in Washington, DC
Ten hand colored engravings of birds in new frames and matting sold individually. François Nicolas Martinet. Martinet engraved illustrations of birds for books by some of the m...
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Antique Mid-19th Century French Prints

Old Original Hand-Colored Engraving of a Bird's-eye Plan of Amsterdam, ca.1580
Located in Langweer, NL
Description: Antique print, untitled. Bird's-eye plan of Amsterdam portrayed on a sheet of German text. Remarkably detailed for its size, hundreds of individual buildings and hou...
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Antique 16th Century Maps

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Paper

"Erne," Antique Bird Print
Located in Mount Vernon, NY
Hand-colored signed engraving after bird illustration by William Hayes (1735-1802) from "Portraits of the Rare and Curious Exotic Birds, with their descriptions, from Menagerie at Os...
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Late 18th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

Bird and Beetle - Etching and watercolor (Natural History of Birds, 1741)
By George Edwards
Located in Paris, FR
George EDWARDS Bird and beetle ('The Gowry Bird') Original engraving, enhanced with watercolor Printed signature in the plate Dated, 1741 28.8 x 23.3 cm Created for Volume I of the...
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1740s Academic Animal Prints

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Engraving, Watercolor

"Shaft-Tailed Widah," Antique Bird Print
Located in Mount Vernon, NY
Hand-colored signed engraving after bird illustration by William Hayes (1735-1802) from "Portraits of the Rare and Curious Exotic Birds, with their descriptions, from Menagerie at Os...
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Late 18th Century Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Engraving

BARRABAND. Two Birds of Paradise
By Jacques Barraband
Located in London, GB
Two stipple engravings, printed in colours and finished by hand, with fine, strong colour, framed and glazed. [Published in Paris, 1806]. These are two plates from ‘Histoire Nature...
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Early 1800s Naturalistic Animal Prints

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Handmade Paper, Engraving

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Bird Engraving For Sale on 1stDibs

Choose from an assortment of styles, material and more with respect to the bird engraving you’re looking for at 1stDibs. A bird engraving — often made from paper, paint and glass — can elevate any home. Your living room may not be complete without a bird engraving — find older editions for sale from the 18th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 20th Century. Each bird engraving bearing Georgian, Neoclassical or Regency hallmarks is very popular. A well-made bird engraving has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by Francois Nicolas Martinet, John James Audubon and George Edwards are consistently popular.

How Much is a Bird Engraving?

A bird engraving can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $975, while the lowest priced sells for $65 and the highest can go for as much as $28,000.