Blue Girl. Blaue's Madchen. Royal Bird of Paradise. Konigs Paradiesvogel.
Philadelphia: Weik & Weik, 1860. A beautiful and rare print of two birds sitting on a tree branch with a twining vine. From the album consisting of 25 hand-coloured lithographed plates. The bird species are arranged by continent. There are five plates of Australian birds. The National Library of Australia holds a copy, but there are no other recorded holdings in Australia. 10 x 14", vg condition. Item #12978