[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von], 1828-1868 :39. Wees. The Sicla. [ca 1854]
Reference Number: A-198-046
The left-hand drawing shows a bird on the ground. The plumage is shades of grey, and black, with streaked pattern on the crown. The eye is encircled by yellow and black feathers. The wings are grey (edged with white), and black; the tail feathers are black edged with grey. The breast is a white with a slight brownish tinge; the bill is brown and the legs are grey. The right-hand drawing (the sicla) shows a bird on a branch. Plumage is yellow on breast and remainder is olive green
[Tempsky, Gustavus Ferdinand von] 1828-1868, attributed works:[Central American birds 1856?], Reference Number A-198-025/046 (18 digitised items)
Extent: 2 watercolour(s)Watercolours, 88 x 132 mm and 135 x 110 mm. Horizontal imageArt works
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: 39. - ? - (in ink); Recto - beneath image: 76 (in pencil); Recto - bottom centre: Wees. Page 84
Usage: You can search, browse, print and download items from this website for research and personal study. You are welcome to reproduce the above image(s) on your blog or another website, but please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), reproduce the image's caption information and link back to here (http://mp.natlib.govt.nz/detail/?id=82756). If you would like to use the above image(s) in a different way (e.g. in a print publication), or use the transcription or translation, permission must be obtained. More information about copyright and usage can be found on the Copyright and Usage page of the NLNZ web site.