[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von], 1828-1868 :7. Monasa Belli. Sclater. sp. nov! [185-]
Reference Number: A-198-031
Drawing of a nunbird on a branch. Possibly the black-fronted nunbird (Monasa nigrifrons) or similar. The plumage is dull slatey black with an iridescent green tinge on the lower breast; tail feathers are black. The bill is a distinctive red, rather slender and decurved. The eye is black.
[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868, attributed works:[Central American birds 1856?], Reference Number A-198-025/046 (18 digitised items)
Extent: 1 watercolour(s)Watercolour, 124 x 162 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - above image: Title; Recto - beneath image: Leng 10 1/2", Exp 17". 68 (pencil)
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