1984 Print Dusky Moorhen Island Cock Birds Lansdowne - ORIGINAL BD1

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This is an original 1984 color print of four rails: the Dusky Moorhen (top), native to Indonesia, New Guinea, and Australia; the Island Cock (upper left, head only), found on the South Atlantic islands of Tristan da Cunha and Gough; the Common Gallinule (lower right), also called a moorhen; and the Lesser Moorhen (lower left), found in Africa, south of the Sahara.

Period Paper is pleased to offer a group of lovely color prints of birds of the family Rallidae. Commonly called rails, they are small-to-medium sized birds which are mostly associated with marshes or wetland habitats.

CONDITION

This 27+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. No aging. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print; Full Color
  • Grade: Near Mint
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10 x 14 inches; 25 x 36 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Lansdowne, J. Fenwick. Artist signature in print - bottom right of image.

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