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Promerops-purpureus. Tab. LII. [Green Wood Hoopoe]

  • ARTIST: John Frederick Miller

  • MEDIUM: Copper engraving handcolored,

    DATE: 1796.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 20 3/4 x 14" (527 x 356mm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From "Cimelia Physica. Figures of rare and curious quadrupeds, birds, &c, together with several of the most elegant plants, engraved and coloured by JF Miller: with descriptions by G Shaw ". On watermarked paper dated 1822-23.


  • CONDITION: Good color and condition.