Hummingbirds Ornithological Colored Lithograph by John Gould


"Calothorax Micrurus" hummingbirds ornithological hand-colored lithograph print by John Gould (English 1804-1881). Features three short-tailed wood star birds among flowers each beautifully colored with an iridescent plumage. Gould was famous for meticulously detailed hummingbird art which he used metallic pigments to make them appear iridescent. Published by London.

Dimensions: 20"w x 1"d x 25"h

Circa: Late 19th Century, England

Condition: Excellent, wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear and fading.