Trichoglossus Versicolor, Varied Lorikeet, from Gould's "Birds of Australia"
London: By the Author, 1844. First printing. Print. A lovely pair of green, blue, scarlet, yellow & scarlet capped lorikeets in a flowering gum tree. H.C. Richter produced 595 plates for the work, based on Elizabeth Gould's drawings, and they were published in his name.
Lithograph with period hand color, image & text 19 3/4 x 10 1/2" on paper 21 3/8 x 14 1/2" Very good condition. Item #27431
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