I am accepting commissions for paintings of single or pairs of birds with a simple, stylized background, size 14,8 x 21 cm (or smaller), at a price of € 350 each. See example. Contact me with any questions.
Plates for Sale
You can buy single plates from my African books directly from me; price per individual plate is € 250.
The plates for three other books are available for purchase as complete sets; please contact me for prices of these complete sets.
Double-click on an icon below to see JPGs (in a Dropbox folder) of all the original plates in that book. Please be patient, it can take up to one minute or longer before you see the contents of that folder on your computer. On the page where you arrive click the button with 4 small squares to see all plates as thumbnails, then click any thumbnail to get a larger image. To return to all thumbnails click the small cross at the top right.
You can order one or more of these original plates via firstname.lastname@example.org. Payment is through PayPal. If you are not already a PayPal member you can still pay with a credit card through the PayPal portal.
Plates will be sent by registered post. The shipping fee is € 5,25 per shipment, but free on orders of three or more plates.
If your order should exceed € 5000, I might even deliver it personally to your doorstep, depending on which country you live in.
Single original plates used in the following books are available for sale
BIRDS OF SERRA DOS TUCANOS
2005, 43 plates, is a special item since it is a private publication. I print the copies on demand with a laser printer and cut them neatly to size with a heavy manual guillotine cutter. Copies of this booklet can be bought (€ 25) from co-author Andy Foster (see serradostucanos.com.br) or via email@example.com.
The plates plus additional artwork for the following books are only for sale as a complete set for each book
If you buy one or more plates you do so on condition that they are not published in any way, nor used for any other commercial purpose, without explicit written permission from HarperCollins.
All artwork for the following books is already sold
Darryl N. Jones, René W.R.J. Dekker, Cees S. Roselaar, Oxford University Press, 1995. 8 Plates.
Barry Taylor, Pica Press 1998. 43 Plates.
BIRDS OF THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT
Krys Kazmierczak, Pica Press, 2000. 82 Plates.