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Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds

Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds

Two birds. Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds. Antique prints of exotic birds published by Lemaire in Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux Exotiques, Paris

Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds

The first edition of the Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux Exotiques was published in Paris by Lemaire. These antique prints of exotic birds with the engravings by the Pauquet brothers were published nearly 200 years ago, in 1836. The beautiful antique prints depict such exotic birds as parrots, parakeets, toucans, peacocks, hummingbirds, nutcrackers, blackbirds and many more, in all their natural splendor.

Antique prints of exotic birds published by Lemaire in Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux Exotiques, Paris

Exotic birds published by Lemaire in Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux Exotiques, Paris

Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds. Oiseaux Exotiques (Exotic Birds) Peints d’apres nature par Pauquet was published in 1836 in Paris. This is an extraordinarily beautiful work on exotic birds by C.L.Lemaire, his most important work. The superb hand-colored engraved plates after drawings by Pauquet, feature exotic and rare Birds of Paradise, Hummingbirds, Parrots, Toucans artistically arranged “d’Apres Nature”. The colors are vivid and fine. The condition of these prints is good, on contemporary creamy paper that is a soft aged white, with light or no foxing.

Lemaire antique prints of exotic birds

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