Accurate, high resolution scans of 16 antique pictures of tropical birds by John Gould.
Images are 300ppi and will be sent to you by file transfer, usually within 1 working day.
John Gould was the genius behind the creation of 2999 hand colored lithographic plates of birds and animals. He was born in 1804 and traveled to Asia, Australia and the East Indies. His series of natural history plates are considered the finest bird illustrations made.
The prints the scans were made from measured ~9.5 x 7.8 inches (19 x 12cm) and were in excellent condition.
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Scans are of the original antique prints and are exactly same dimensions.
Scans are saved as lossless bitmap or Tif files so all detail is retained (unlike jpg files).
Prints were scanned and saved at 300ppi. Each image file is several megabytes large.
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Much more detailed and higher quality than the images on this web site. When printed on a typical ink jet printer they are a very close match to the original antique prints.
Returns and refunds are not permitted.
Lesser Bird of Paradise.
Grey Chested Bird of Paradise.
Lesser Superb Bird of Paradise.
Magnificent Bird of Paradise.
New Ireland Fruit Pigeon.
Yellow Bellied Parakeets.
Rose Breasted Cockatoo.
Four colored Kingfisher.
Blue Eyed Cockatoo.
Blue Streaked Lory.
Red Breasted Toucan.
|Size Category||21 to 30 cm (8 to 12 inches)|