New York: I. B. Fischer, 1946. First Edition. 6 magnificent color prints (20 x 16") of humming birds, housed in publisher's tan printed portfolio wrappers. The prints are in fine condition; the colors are sharp and bright. These beautiful prints are suitable for framing. Item #17232
"A portfolio of six magnificent color prints reproduced with life-like fidelity to the rare originals by the famous 19th century ornithologist-artist, John Gould. Included are beautiful studies of the Great Forked Tail Humming-bird; the Barbed Throat; Violet-Ear; Venezuelan Wood-Nymph; and Purple-Crowned Fairy..." (from the Portfolio).