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Autumn Auctions 2019

Taxidermischer Schaukasten mit „Paradiesvögeln“ aus Neuguinea 

Taxidermy show case with “Paradiesvögeln“ from New Guinea. Circa 1880/90

Preserved specimens: king bird-of-paradise (Cicinnurus regius), lesser bird-of-paradise (Paradisaea minor), paradise riflebird (Ptiloris paradiseus), twelve-wired bird of paradise (Seleucidis melanoleucus); wood; glass; moss; textile. 73 × 54 × 46 cm. (28 ¾ × 21 ¼ × 18 ⅛ in.)

Addendum/ErratumAccompanied by a certificate by Drs. J.W. Van den Berg, Registered Valuer for Art and Antiquities, Utrecht, dated 25 October 2019, which confirms that all preserved specimens were produced before 1947 and therefore do not fall under the species protection legislation.

Auction 312Thursday, 28 November 2019
03:00 PM

EUR 10.000 – 15.000
USD 11,000 – 16,500

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