SELBY, Prideaux John (1759-1825)

Biography

Prideaux John Selby was born in Alnwick, Northumberland.studied at University College, Oxford. He is best known for his Illustrations of British Ornithology, the first set of life-sized illustrations of British birds, published in Edinburgh between 1819 and 1834

Description

Red Breasted Bernicle

pl.XLVI: External measurements of frame: (height) 66cm x (width) 80cm. Condition: print good, border good, glass good, frame chipped each corner and scratched along the left and right hand sides.

Price: £ 400

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