Menu
Welcome Sign-In | Register
Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
includes Buyer's Premium (BP) 

Description

JOHN GOULD AND H.C. RICHTER (British, 1804 - 1881)
Calypte Helen
Colored lithograph
21.25 x 14.75in.(both pages)
Credits at the bottom lower left: J. Gould and H. C. Richter, del. et lith.
Lower right: Hullmandel & Walton, Imp.

Published in the Gould's famous monograph, Family of Hummingbirds (Monograph of the Trochilidae). His birds were printed as hand-colored stone lithographs from his original paintings. The print was taken from a bound volume. Text is included.



Condition Report*:

Very good condition with normal age toning, some minor blemishes and very slight creasing outside the image

*Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Requires 3rd Party Shipping (view shipping information)

Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

Glossary of Terms

Auction Info

Auction Dates
Oct-Nov, 2006
9th-6th Monday-Monday
Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
Page Views: 7,445

Buyer's Premium per Lot:
19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

Heritage membership

Join Now - It's Free

VIEW BENEFITS
  1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
  2. Bid online
  3. Free Collector newsletter
  4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
  5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    winnings 
Consign now
  • Cash Advances
  • More Bidders
  • Trusted Experts
  • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
Consign to the 2017 April 29 Nature & Science Signature Auction - Dallas.

Learn about consigning with us

Thanks again for all of your wonderful work; much of which has been far beyond the call of duty!
L.S.J. ,
Houston, TX
View More Testimonials

HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Compete.com)

Video tutorial

Getting the most out of search

Recent auctions

2016 April 26  Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
2016 April 26 Illustration Art Signature Auction - Dallas
REALIZED $1,693,612

© 2016 Heritage Auctions | All Rights Reserved