Antique Prints of Ducks, Geese and Swans

Enjoy viewing these historical prints of ducks and geese. All prints are in good condition unless otherwise noted.

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Water Birds

Various antique bird Prints

50% Discount on All Duck and Geese Prints!

"Le Cygne Blanc et le Cygne Noir"

Wood engraving with text in French about swans. Published 1844.
Text continues on reverse side.

Page size: 26 x 17 cm ( 10.2 x 6.6 ")
Image: 7.5 x 15 cm ( 2.9 x 5.9 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. WATERBIRD246303


SWAN - NEW ZEALAND

"Cigne noir du Cap de Diemen" Black Swan. Cape Maria van Diemen, New Zealand

Hand-colored copper etching by Louis Peree after the drawing by Jean Piron.

Published in "Atlas du Voyage a la recherché de la Perouse". This search-for the-vanished-vessel expedition took place between 1791 and 1793. A French exploration ship by the name "Perouse" had vanished in the Pacific in 1788. While the search remained unsuccessful, botanists, zoologists and all kinds of other scientific researchers gathered information of all kinds. The 2-volume book was published in

Paris in 1800 by Jacques-Julien Houtou de Labillardiere (1755-1834), a French biologist.

Cape Maria van Diemen is the westernmost point of New Zealand

Nice condition. Wide margins. Very nice han-coloring.

Swan: 23,4 x 38,2 cm (ca. 9.2 x 15")

Full page: 34 x 52 cm (ca. 13.4 x 20")

Order Nr. DUCKSSWAN244211SOLD


"Marbled Duck"

Fine wood engraving for C.H. Bree M.D. 1863. Original hand coloring.
Some text included.

Page size: 14.5 x 24.5 cm ( 5.7 x 9.6 ")
Length of duck: 11.5 cm ( 4.5 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCK238187


Eider duck

Eider Duck

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Light creasing in upper left. Tiny repaired tear on lower margin edge. Lower margin is narrow.

Page size:23 x 28 cm ( 9 x 11")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6315

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Wigeon

Wigeon

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 23.8 x 30.8 cm ( 9.3 x 12.1 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6312

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King Duck

King Duck

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.

Page size:23.8 x 30.8 (9.3 x 12.1 )

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6313

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Red-Crested Whistling Duck

Red-Crested Whistling Duck

Wood engraving for Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.

Page size:23.8 x 30.8 (9.3 x 12.1 )

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6314

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Gray-Lag Goose

Gray-Lag Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 24 x 30.5 cm ( 9.4 x 12 ")

$ 40.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6309

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Bernicla Antarctica
Male and Female

Fine lithograph frm from P.s. Duval and Co. ca 1870.
Attractive original hand coloring.

18 x 23.8 cm ( 7 x 9.3 ")

$ 45.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE235935

"The Muscovian Goose" - "The Muscovian Gander"

Copper etching from Eleazar Albin: ăNatural History of Birds". Very nice original hand coloring. London, 1731 - 1738

Very minor traces of age.

Sheet size: 22.7 x 22 cm (10.9 x 8.7")

PAIR Price: $ 180.00

Order Nr. DUCKGEESE235038


A. Gaudefroy: "Gut Beschuezt" ( Well protected - meaning by the geese!)

Wood engraving after A Gaudefroy ca 1890.

19 x 14.6 cm ( 7.4 x 5.7 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE237328


"L'Oie domestique" ( the domestic goose )

20 x 15.7 cm ( 7.8 x 6.1 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE241966


White-Fronted Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Light age toning on image.

Page size: 13.5 x 25 cm ( 5.3 x 9.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6327

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Egyptian Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Light age toning on image.

Page size: 13.5 x 25 cm ( 5.3 x 9.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6326

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Spur-Winged Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Light age toning on image.

Page size: 13.5 x 25 cm ( 5.3 x 9.8 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6328

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"Oidemia Fusca - Svaerta" (a large European sea duck)

Lithograph by W.v. Wright after M. v. Wright. Printed in color and published by A Boertzells. Stockholm 1894

Very light pleasant age toning.

37.6 x 27.8 cm (14.8 x 10.9")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE234644

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"Eniconetta Stelleri - Alfoerraedare" (Steller's Duck)

Lithograph by W.v. Wright after M. v. Wright. Printed in color and published by A Boertzells. Stockholm 1894

Very light pleasant age toning.

37.6 x 27.8 cm (14.8 x 10.9")

$ 80.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE234645

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No Title.

Fine original pencil drawing with the swans accented in white. In the lower left corner are the initials LM. In the lower right are a few letters that are not readable.

18.3 x 23.4 cm ( 7.2 x 9.2 ")

$ 90.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6324

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"Schuldig gefunden" ( Found guilty )

Wood engraving after Louis Wain ca 1885. Reverse side is printed.

23 x 31 cm ( 9 x 12.2 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DUCK245477


Pink-Footed goose

Pink-Footed Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Tiny creases in upper right margin corner.

Page size: 24 x 30.5 cm ( 9.4 x 12 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6310

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Bean Goose

Bean Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.

Page size: 24 x 30.5 cm ( 9.4 x 12 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6311

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Bernicle Goose

Wood engraving by Morris, 1875. Original hand coloring.
Outer margins are lighter.

Page size: 24.2 x 30.7 cm ( 9.5 x 12 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6308

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"Die Brandente - Maennchen. Anas tadorna" (shelduck)

Copper etching by Johann Conrad Susemihl (1767 - 1847). From Teutsche Ornithologie..." Darmstadt 1800 - 1817. Original hand coloring.

Upper and lower margins have been folded across just outside platemarks. Image in very good condition.

Sheet size: 43.5 x 29 cm (17.1 x 11.4")

$ 100.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE234641

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Method of Capturing Wild Ducks.

Wood engraving, 1855. Reverse side is printed.

10.8 x 14 cm ( 4.3 x 5.5 ")

$ 25.00

Order Nr. DUCK6316

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Eider Ducks - Male and Female

Wood engraving, 1855. Reverse side isprinted.

10.2 x 14 cm ( 4 x 5.5 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DUCK6317

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The following series of waterfowl prints are "photogravures" printed in color after the original watercolors by P. Mahler.

MIMARD & BLACHON, a company focusing on the manufacture of hunting rifles and bicycles published these prints as collection to be used as a gift to their best customers. The name of the book was "Les Chiens, le Gibier et ses Ennemis" which means: "The Dogs, the Game and their Enemies". By P. Mahler. Published in Saint-Étienne, 1907.

The prints do not have titles.

Page size for the prints: 19 x 28 cm ( 7.4 x 11 ")
Image sizes vary slightly. Average ca 11.6 x 19 cm ( 4.5 x 7.4 ")

$ 30.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6316

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6317

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6318

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6329


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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6320

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6318

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6329

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6330

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Order Nr. DUCKSGEESE6331

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Hand-Colored Lithographs
from Naumann:

"Naturgeschichte Der Voegel MittelEuropas"

published in several volumes from 1822-1860.

Very fine lithographs with information below the title about the
size and habits of the waterfowl shown. Notice that on some
of the prints is an egg of the particular species. Many of the
lithographs are by H.L. Meyer and dated after his signature
in the image.

Page size: (horizontal) 26.5 x 36.5 cm ( 10.4 x 14.3 ")
Page size: (vertical) 36.5 x 26.5 cm ( 14.3 x 10.4 ")
Prints have very minimal light spotting.

SMEW
Mergus Albellus

Small repair in upper right margin corner.

$ 130.00

Order Nr.DUCKSGEECE6301

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HARLEQUIN DUCK
Anas histrionica

$ 130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE 6302

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GOOSANDER
Mergus Merganser

$130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE 6303

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WESTERN POCHARD
Fuligula dispar.

Spot on right margin edge and in upper left margin corner.

$130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6304

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BLACK SCOTER
Oidemia nigra

Page size: 25 x 36.5 cm ( 9.8 x 14.3 ")

A few very light spots in margins.

$130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6305

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RED-BREASTED MERGANSER
Mergus serrator

One small spot in lower area above title.

$130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6306

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HOODED MERGANSER
Mergus cuculatus.

Small crease on lower right margin edge.

$130.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6307

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Grey Plover

Steel engraving from " The Naturalist's Library" that was published by Henry Bohn in London about 1860.
Engraved by Lizard after Swainson. Original hand coloring.

Length of bird: 13.2 cm ( 5.1 ")

$ 20.00

Order Nr. DUCKSGEECE6318

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