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(The Greytown Gallery)

101 Main Street
Post Office Box 146
Greytown, 5742
Wairarapa
New Zealand

Telephone 0064 6 304 8080 narena@nzbirds.com

Walter Lawry BULLER'S  Supplement to the Birds of New Zealand, was published in 1905. It was published in London: 62, London Wall, E.C. 1905. Published (For the Subscribers) by The Author.

There are 2 volumes, imperial quarto (14 3/8 x 10 3/4 inches), each with colour plates.

Vol. 1: Haast's Kiwi, Southern Megapode and chick, Hutton's Rail, Sunday-Island Petrel, Heads of Albatroses.

Vol. 2: Auckland Island Merganser, Rufous-faced Owl, Belted Kaka and Variety, Antipodes-Island Parrakeet, Island Wren, North-Island Wren, Chatham-Island Warbler and Chatham-Island Robin.

The 12 plates are hand-coloured, after the pattern drawn by J.G.Keulemans, by the Misses Dora Louise, Daisy Madeline, and Sylvia Rosamund Bowdler-Sharpe, and Mr. G. Edwards.

The Supplements were limited to 500 sets.

Haast's Kiwi

$300.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Haast's Kiwi, Apteryx haasti

Price: US$230.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original hand coloured lithograph Supplement to the Birds of New Zealand, 1905.

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: 12 1/16 x 8 5/8 inches approximately 30.3cm x 21.6cm).
Condition: the image is in very good to excellent condition, but there are 2 punch holes on the left of the page. They can be blocked out with framming, please see larger image.
Text: no text.

Kea Parrot

$400.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Kea Parrot,
Nestor notabilis

Price: US$400.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-half natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Pied shag, Emperor shag

$185.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Pied shag, Emperor shag,
Phalacrocorax varius, Phalacrocorax imperialis

Price: US$185.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Spotted shag, Chatham-island shag

$185.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Spotted shag, Chatham-island shag,
Phalacrocorax punctatus, Phalaroorax featherstoni

Price: US$185.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Yellow-crowned penguin, Black penguin

$220.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Yellow-crowned penguin, Black penguin,
Eudyptes antipodum, Eudyptes atratus

Price: US$220.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-third natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with a 4cm tear in the left bottom margin, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Swamp rail, Land rail

$200.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Swamp rail, Land rail,   Ortygometra tabuensis, Rallus philippensis

Price: US$200.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Three-fourths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

White-fronted tern, Black-fronted tern

$225.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

White-fronted tern, Black-fronted tern,
Sterna frontalis, Sterna antarctica

Price: US$225.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-half natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Black-billed gull, Red-billed gull

$225.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Black-billed gull, Red-billed gull,
Larus bulleri, Larus scopulinus

Price: US$225.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with foxing in the left border near the edge and a smudge on outside right edge. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Grey Kiwi

$440.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Grey Kiwi,   Apteryx oweni

Price: US$440.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with foxing in the bottom border near the edge and some age toning on outside left edge. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

New Zealand Dottrel, Banded Dottrel

$160.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

New Zealand Dottrel, Banded Dottrel,
Charadrius obscurus, Charadrius bicinctus

Price: US$160.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (Seven-eighths Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: good, with foxing in the upper right and lower left of the image and in the borders. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Sheldrake or Paradise Duck

$270.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Sheldrake or Paradise Duck,   Casarca variegata

Price: US$270.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (One-Half Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: Excellent. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

North-Island thrush, South-Island thrush

$220.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

EXTINCT


North-Island thrush, South-Island thrush,
Turnagra hectori, Turnagra crassirostris

Price: US$220.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (7/8 Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, a lovely print of one of New Zealand's extinct birds.
Text: text is included.

The Stitch bird (Male and Female)

$350.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

The Stitch bird (Male and Female),   Pogonornis Cincta

Price: US$350.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888.

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with foxing in the bottom border near the edge and some age toning on outside left edge. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

New Zealand Quail

$270.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

EXTINCT


New Zealand Quail,   Coturnix Novae Zealandiae

Price: US$270.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888.

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with extensive foxing in the margins only. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Quail Hawk (New Zealand Falcon)

$440.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Quail Hawk (New Zealand Falcon),
Hieracidea Novae-Zealandiae

Price: US$440.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-Half Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Chatham-Island Snipe & The Eastern Godwit

$270.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Chatham-Island Snipe & The Eastern Godwit,
Gallinago pusilla & Limosa Novae Zealandiae

Price: US$270.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Three-Fifths Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with smudging in the right border and into the image, some foxing in the right border and bottom border, one bit of foxing in the top left of the image. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

New Zealand Bittern

$350.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

New Zealand Bittern,   Botaurus poeciloptilus

Price: US$350.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-Third Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with small smudge in the top right image, some foxing in the left, right and bottom border, and a mark just above and to the right of the title. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Blue Heron, White Heron

$350.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Blue Heron, White Heron,   Ardea Sacra, Ardea Egretta

Price: US$350.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (One-Third Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with two small foxing marks in the top right of image and smudge on outer right margin. Please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Swamp Hen

$350.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Swamp Hen,   Porphyrio Melanonotus

Price: US$350.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-Fifths Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger image.
Text: text is included.

Sand Plover & Wry-billed Plover

$220.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Sand Plover & Wry-billed Plover,
Thinornis novae zealandiae & Anarhynchus frontalis

Price: US$220.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with left margin 3/16 inches wide, please see larger photograph.
Text: text is included.

Laughing Petrel & Buller's Petrel

$170.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Laughing Petrel & Buller's Petrel,
Oestrelata affinis & Puffinis bulleri

Price: US$170.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed. published in London, 1888. (Two-fifths natural size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent.
Text: text is included.

Red-necked Avocet, Pied Stilt, Black Stilt

$125.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Red-necked Avocet, Pied Stilt, Black Stilt,
Recurvirostra novae hollandiae, Himantopus leucocephalus,
Himantopus novae zealanddiae

Price: US$125.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888.

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: good, severly trimed left margin, please see larger photograph.
Text: text is included.

Shoveller or Spoonbill Duck

$75.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Shoveller or Spoonbill Duck,   Rhyncaspis variegata

Price: US$75.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888.

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: good, with left margin torn just to the edge of the image, please see larger photograph.
Text: text is included.

North Island Woodhen, Black Woodhen

$225.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

North Island Woodhen, Black Woodhen,
Ocydromus greyi, Ocydromus fuscus

Price: US$225.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (One-half Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger photograph.
Text: text is included.

South-Island Woodhen, Buff Woodhen

$225.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

South-Island Woodhen, Buff Woodhen,
Ocydromus australis, Ocydromus brachypterus

Price: US$225.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original chromolithograph from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (One-half Natural Size)

Artist:  John Gerard Keulemans

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: excellent, please see larger photograph.
Text: text is included.

Leg of Dinornis elephantopus (Moa) front

$40.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Leg of Dinornis elephantopus (Moa), front view

Price: US$40.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original lithographic plate from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (3/4 Natural Size)

Artist:  E.Wilson after P.J. Smit

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with some foxing in margins, please see larger image.
Text: no text.

Leg of Dinornis elephantopus (Moa) back

$40.00 USD
(includes shipping)

 

Leg of Dinornis elephantopus (Moa), back view

Price: US$40.00 (includes shipping costs)


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Original lithographic plate from A History of the Birds of New Zealand 2nd ed., published in London, 1888. (3/4 Natural Size)

Artist:  E.Wilson after P.J. Smit

Paper size: Imperial quarto 14 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches approximately (36.5cm x 27cm).
Condition: very good, with foxing in margins, please see larger image.
Text: no text.