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Universally distributed across the Southern Oceans though not in great quantities. Breeds on sub-antarctic islands. Gould considered it the mosr aerial of all the albatross.

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 345 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.

DIOMEDEA FULIGINOSA : Gmel A: [Phoebetria fusca. Sooty Albatross.]

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