This listing is for one brightly coloured bird and flower print from the 1830s publication Dictionnaire pittoresque d’histoire naturelle et des phénomènes de la nature, collated by Félix-Edouard Guérin-Méneville.
The entire dictionary has nine thick volumes, filled with gorgeous illustrations of all animals, big and small.
This print is Planche 204, from the letter H. On the print you will find:
1. Hémérocale (day lily)
2. Hépatique (liverwort)
3. Hépiale (swift moth)
4. Hérotoaire (Hawaiian honey creeper)
The prints are produced on museum-quality, thick and durable matte paper.
- Paper thickness: 10.3 mil (0.26 mm)
- Paper weight: 5.57 oz/yd² (189 g/m²)
There are 3 options for your lovely print:
(1) Unframed, ready for you to choose your own elegant frame for hanging on your walls;
(2) Black Frame; (3) White Frame.
- Alder, semi-hardwood .75″ (1.9 cm) thick frame from renewable forests
- Acrylite front protector
- Hanging hardware included
All prints in the shop are reproduced from the original book, journal, encyclopedia or atlas, through careful and professional scanning. There is very little retouching made to the image after scanning, so as to retain the lovely, vintage look. Any spots or marks are a condition of the original work.
Bird Flower print, H, 1830, Guerin, French wall art