Antique French Bird Prints by Edouard Travies

Antique French Bird Prints by Edouard Travies -
Gallery of Natural History

France, 1880

Background:

These beautiful Bird prints are by Edouard Traviès (1809-1865), one of the best known French natural history artists of the first half of the 1800s.  Working primarily in watercolors, Traviès was among the earliest artists to place his subjects in a natural setting.  While known primarily as a Bird artists, Traviès also illustrated mammals.   The prints featured here are from two French natural history works of the 1800s - Dictionary of Natural History (D'Orbigny) and Gallery of Natural History.

Price per print: Print Only:  As shown
Matting Charge:   $30
Framing & Matting Charge: $130
Dimensions: Print Only:  7 x 10 inches
Matted:  12 x 16 inches
Type of print: Original hand-colored engraving
Year: 1880
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