Lot 3120: JOHN GOULD (1804-1881) (LOCATION SYDNEY OFFICE - all enquiries phone 02 9362 9045) Calyptorhynchus Naso (Western Black Cockatoo) han...
October 27, 2016
Melbourne, AustraliaLive Auction
JOHN GOULD (1804-1881) (LOCATION SYDNEY OFFICE - all enquiries phone 02 9362 9045)
Calyptorhynchus Naso (Western Black Cockatoo)
51 x 34.5cm
Antique Print & Map Room, Sydney (label attached verso)
Private collection, Sydney
There are some dark blemishes or marks in the background ink throughout, most visibly in the lower right, but they do not appear to be damaging. There is some faint signs of potential foxing lower left. Otherwise, this work is in good and stable condition.
The frame and mount are in good and stable condition with minor signs of wear consistent with age and use.
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