Theodore Jasper 1878 Fulmar - Sheerwater - Petrel - Aleutian Turn - Least Auk

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Artist Biography

Theodore Jasper (1814-1897) German/American illustrator whose popular Birdís of North America published by Studer. Jasper grouped a small crowd of birds on each of his 119 plates. He was a doctor of medicine by profession, ornithology being his hobby

Date

1878

Source

The Birds of North America or known as Studerís Ornithology

Volume

I

Plate Number

CVII

Description

1-3 Fulmar; 4-6, 10-16 Sheerwater; 7-8, 17 Petrel; 9. Aleutian Turn; 18 Least Auk

Print Method

Chromolithograph

Size of Print

30.48 x 22.86 cm. approximately (12.0 x 9 in.)

Size of Leaf

36.20 x 28.58 cm. approximately (14.25 x 11.25 in.)

References

Jackson, Christine E. Dictionary of Bird Artist of the World p. 306; Anker, Jean Bird Books and Bird Art p. 80 Sitwell, Sacheverell Fine Bird Books 1700-1900 p. 145; Nissen Claus Die Illustrieten Vogelbucher 473.

Condition

Overall Fine

Price:
$70.00
SKU:
41712
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