..Audubon Prints & Books, Limited Partners
  Gallery open by appointment only  

 

Collecting
Audubons
Biography of
John James Audubon

All About
Audubons

Conditions
of Sale

The Birds of America,
Havell Edition

The Birds of America,
Bien Edition

The Birds of America,
Royal Octavo Edition

The Birds of America, Amsterdam Edition

The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America

The Quadrupeds of North America

The Natural History of
Carolina, etc., Catesby

Audubon and Natural
History Books

The Birds of America, Abbeville, Ariel, and Princeton Editions Natural History Collectibles The Viviparous Quadrupeds
of North America
Southart-Parkway Edition

~ Featured Collectible ~
Volume VI - AUDUBON DUCKS, GEESE & SWANS NY 1840-44, beautifully bound book, with plates and text from Volume VI,John James Audubon's THE BIRDS OF AMERICA, green cloth binding , marbled end papers, gold embossing, excellent condition. Pages 177-332, text and 24 hand-colored stone lithographs, taken from the larger volume of 457 pages, includes 24 plates beginning with Plate 376- Canada Goose, and ending with Plate 400-Pied Duck. Beautifully  hand-colored Royal Octavo sized plates (6 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches) Prints and text in order as follows: Plates 376-Canada Goose, 377-Hutchins' Goose, 378-Bernacle Goose, 379-Brent Goose, 380- White-fronted Goose, 381-Snow Goose, 382-Trumpeter Swan (Adult),  383-Trumpeter Swan (Young), 384-American Swan, 385-Mallard Duck, 386-Dusky Duck, 387-Brewer's Duck, 388-Gadwall Duck, 389-American Widgeon, 390-Pintail Duck, 391-Wood or Summer Duck, 392-American Green-winged Teal, 393-Blue-winged Teal, 394-Shoveller Duck, 395-Canvas-back Duck, 396-Red-headed Duck, 397-Scaup Duck, 398-Ring-necked Duck, 399-Ruddy Duck, 400-Pied Duck. Individual value of prints totaled plus or minus $10,000. Book with 24 prints  SOLD


  
Wood or Summer Duck
PLATE 391 - WOOD OR SUMMER DUCK
Shoveller Duck
PLATE 394 - SHOVELLER DUCK
Mallard Duck
PLATE 385 - MALLARD DUCK

~ Some Interesting Natural History Collectibles ~

FIVE AMERICAN NEWSPAPERS
- with articles on Audubon: The New Yorker, March 3 1838, reprinted an article from the Boston Morning Post; and Gleason’s Pictorial Boston, May 6, 1854, front page article and lithograph of the likeness of Audubon commemorating his birth; as well as three other nineteenth century newspapers with Audubon articles. $75

IVORY BILLED WOODPECKER
– Early engraving of this now extinct bird by J. Brown and J. Stewart. Engraving includes Green, Spotted, and Lesser Spotted Woodpeckers. $125

QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA, PART 2 –
Incomplete part from octavo edition, 1849-54, includes the following prints: Plate 5-Richardson’s Columbian Squirrel, Plate 6-American Cross Fox, Plate 7-Carolina Grey Squirrel, Plate 8-Chipping Squirrel (Eastern Chipmunk), Plate 9-Parry’s Marmot Squirrel. $750

QUADRUPEDS OF NORTH AMERICA, PART 17
– In original cover, from octavo edition 1849-54, includes the following prints: Plate 81-American Deer (Fawn), Plate 82-Red Texan Wolf, Plate 84-Franklin’s Marmot Squirrel, and Plate 85-Jumping Mouse. SOLD

PLATE 16 – CANADA LYNX
– Best 50 Facsimiles from J. J. Audubon’s The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America from Field Museum collection, Oppenheimer edition, framed to museum standards, measures 26 x 30 inches. SOLD

PLATE 21 – GREY FOX
– Best 50 Facsimiles from J. J. Audubon’s The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America from Field Museum collection, Oppenheimer edition, framed to museum standards, measure 26 x 30 inches.
SOLD

PLATE 90 – COMMON MOUSE
– Best 50 Facsimiles from J. J. Audubon’s The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America, from Field Museum, Chicago, IL. Full sheet, excellent color, framed to museum standards, measures 26 x 30 inches. $650

KEOKUK
– McKenney and Hall lithograph, hand colored, octavo edition, History of the Indian Tribes of North America, 1848-50, framed.
SOLD

PEHRISKA-RUHPU
– Fearsome warrior, depicted by Karl Bodmer in Travels in the Interior of North America, 1839. Small hand colored 19th century reproduction, framed with French mat. $150
     
©This page, and all contents, are Copyright 2017 by Audubon Prints & Books LTD PTRS