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The Northern Hemisphere Grey Heron. Gould mistakenly identified the only example seen as a new species,when in fact it was a rare vagrant.

The original letterpress description accompanies this lithograph.


Published in The Birds of Australia. 1840-1848.


Author. John Gould.


Artist John Gould and Henry Richter.


Lithograph. Original hand colour.


Paper size. 545 mm x 365 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.

ARDEA LEUCOPHAEA : Gould. [Ardea cinera. Grey Heron.]

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