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IMAGE number
CH985841
Title
Wood Ibis, Scarlet Flamingo, White Ibis, c.1828-1829 (hand-coloured engraving)
Artist
Wilson, Alexander (1766-1813) (after) / British
Description
Wood Ibis, Scarlet Flamingo, White Ibis. A page from 'American Ornithology; or The Natural History of Birds of the United States'. John G. Warnicke (fl.1808-1818) after Alexander Wilson (1766-1813). Hand-coloured engraving. Published circa 1828-1829. 37.8 x 29.8cm.
Location
Private Collection
Medium
Gravure colorée à la main
Date
c.1828-c.1829 (C19th)
Dimensions
37.8x29.8 cms
Credit
Photo © Christie's Images / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • 1820s
  • 19th century
  • after
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  • close up
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  • closeup
  • coast
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  • head turned
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  • no people
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  • wilson
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  • writing
  • 1828
  • 1829

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