Description: (lot of 2) Framed hand-colored lithographs, c. 1770-1786, plates from "Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux," by George Louis LeClerc, Comte de Buffon (France, 1707-1788), engraved by Francois Nicolas Martinet (France, 1725-1804), including: (1) "Le Cormoran" (Cormorant), plate number 927, signed in plate Martinet, sight: 9.75"h, 8"w, overall: 17.5"h, 15"w, (1) "La Petite Alouette de Mer" (Sea Larkl), plate number 850, signed in plate Martinet, sight: 9.25"h, 7.75"w, overall: 16.75"h, 14.75"w; 5.75lbs total Start Price: $50.00
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