19th Century Chromolithograph titled "Homing Pigeons", Cassells 1876, In Black Ebonised Period Frame £95.00
An early framed chromolith print titled "Homing Pigeons" published 1876-78 by Cassell & Company, London for the "Illustrated Book of Pigeons" by Robert Fulton and illustrated by J.W. Ludlow.
The featured pigeons are all prize winners and the details of their owners and trainers are listed below.
The print is in excellent condition - colours still vibrant, no foxing or creases. Its original, ebonised period frame is in sturdy condition and overall good condition for its age - and shows the print off very well.
Dimensions: Frame 15" x 12" (38cm x 31cm) Print 9.25" x 7" approx. (24cm x 18cm).