The Cock Padda or Rice-Bird by George Edwards (1743-1751)

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Hand colored ornithological copper plate engraving titled "The Cock Padda or Rice-Bird" by George Edwards (1694-1773), printed on laid paper. This engraving is plate 41 from "A Natural History of Uncommon Birds", a work in four volumes. Framed and mounted on archival mat.

Signed in the engraving, bottom center right: Edwards

London, England, 1743-1751.

Condition: The work has been professionally conserved, restored, and re-framed. Wear commensurate with age and use.

Materials: Laid Paper, Color Engraving

Dimensions: 15-1/2" W x 1" D x 18" H

SKU: 1648

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