Minor Bird By George Edwards Engraving by Copper Plate And Hand Coloring
(Art - 18th Century - Ornithology)

Great Britain: George Edwards, 1743. F A single original colored plate of the Minor Bird or Mino; measures 8 1/2" x 11" overall size; identified in the image, "The Mino or Minor" plate no. 17 and "Septem 25: 1740" (this is written in reverse in the plate). Fleur-de-lis watermark paper. Light wear, one small spot at lower right, faint old matte-burn line around plate line; top left corner with little chip; a little color bleed around upper bird's beak; in very good condition. Very Good Paperback (Item ID: 24893)


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