Timeline of various artists and authors throughout the history of Ornithological Illustration

woodcut & wood engraving hand-colored lithography metal engraving & etching chromolithography

1550

1600

1650

1700

Mark Catesby
George Edwards

1750

Thomas Bewick

1800

Alexander Wilson
John H. Hill John James Audubon
William Swainson
John Gould
Josef Wolf
Edward Lear
Titian Ramsey Peale

1850

John William Hill
Daniel Giraud Elliot
Joseph Smit
Edwin Sheppard Henry Constantine Richter Theodore Jasper
Jones "Family"
John Gerrard Keulemans

1900