Tropical Birds c.1750
Reproduction of an attractive 1750 hand coloured copper engraving of 4 bird species: bird of paradise, black sicklebill bird of paradise, calao and tucan.
Size image: 19 cm x 24 cm
H 24 cm x W 19 cm
Reproduction of a very fine mid-19th century Dutch chromolithograph of Mount Bromo and the surrounding area by Johan Grieve Jr. The print was published in a work entitled ‘Java. Naar Schilderijen en Teekeningen van A. Salm’ (Java. After Paintings and Drawings of A. Salm), in Amsterdam in 1872. Abraham Salm was a Dutch Surabaja based merchant and tobacco planter, who spent twenty-one years of his life in Indonesia.
size image: 32 cm x 24 cm