c1862 – Philip Island Parrot


“Philip Island Parrot”,  an illustration by Harrison Weir for J G Wood’s epic book “The Illustrated Natural History – Birds”, which contained many hundreds of illustrations by all the leading illustrators of the day, including ‘Wolf, Zwecker, Weir, Coleman, Wood, Neale Harvey etc’ and all engraved by that famous and industrious company of master engravers, “The Dalziel Brothers”, who as virtual contemporaries of Weir, dominated wood-block engraving for almost the entire period of his career, between 1842 and 1900. Currently available in A4, A3 sizing options.



Detail: c1862 Philip Island Parrot by Harrison Weir             Detail: Title Page from Woods Natural History of Birds


Detail: c1862 – Philip Island Parrot                   Title Page: The Illustrated Natural History – Birds, by J G Wood.

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