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Le Guepier Citrin No. 11

$ 700.00

Jacques Barraband (1767-1809)

Le Guepier Citrin No.11

From: Histoire Naturelle des Perroquets

Paris 1801-5

Engraving with original hand color

Paper Dimension: 14 x 21

The citrine wagtail (Motacilla citreola) is a small songbird in the family Motacillidae. It is a slender, 15.5–17 cm long bird, with the long, constantly wagging tail. The adult male in breeding plumage is basically grey or black above, with white on the remiges.