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Le Guepier Tarva male No. 8

$ 750.00

Jacques Barraband (1767-1809)

Le Guepier Tarva male No. 8

From: Histoire Naturelle des Perroquets

Paris 1801-5

Engraving with original hand color

Paper Dimension: 14 x 21

The European bee-eater (Merops apiaster) is a near passerine bird in the bee-eater family Meropidae. It breeds in southern Europe and in parts of north Africa and western Asia. It is a richly-coloured, slender bird. It has brown and yellow upper parts, whilst the wings are green and the beak is black.