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Common across the Southern Oceans. Gould found them in the South Indian Ocean and around the coast of Australia and New Zealand. A small bird, it is still the largest of the prions.

The original letterpress 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.


Aquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada.




PRION VITTATUS : Cuv: [Pachyptila vittata. Broad-billed prion.]

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