White-throated Swift & Dekay 1859 Antique Hand Colored Bird Print Plate 18


Figure 1. Panyptila melanoleuca Baird. White-throated Swift. Figure 2. Chaetura vauxii Dekay (upper figure.) Plate XVIII - 1859 Antique Hand Colored Print Plate 18.

Issue: Reports of Explorations and Surveys Volume X. Washington D.C. A.O.P. Nicholson Printer 1859. [From the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean].

Print Type: Lithograph hand colored on heavy stock paper.

Condition: In good condition light minor age wear toning trivial but visible scattered spotting or foxing overall presentable and attractive well worthy of hanging for display. Multiple binding pin holes present to the left margin side of the sheet but outside of the plate area. Misalign plate frame.
Sheet measures ca: 8 7/8 (W) x 11 3/8 (H) inches. Plate measure ca: 6 ¾ (W) x 9 (H) inches.