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

Ruff Male, Ruff Young, the female or Reeve

Coloured etching Pl.XXV: External measurements of frame: (height) 66cm x (width) 81cm. Condition: print good, border good, glass good, frame chipped on all corners and sides.

Price: £ 550

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