Smooth-billed ani, Crotophaga ani, and Amazonian
Smooth-billed ani, Crotophaga ani, and Amazonian white-tailed trogon, Trogon viridis. . Handcolored copperplate stipple engraving from Dumont de Sainte-Croix's Dictionary of Natural Science: Ornithology, Paris, France, 1816-1830. Illustration by J. G. Pretre, engraved by David, directed by Pierre Jean-Francois Turpin, and published by F.G. Levrault. Jean Gabriel Pretre (1780-1845) was painter of natural history at Empress Josephine's zoo and later became artist to the Museum of Natural History.
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Book of the Dead/16
Vignettes featuring Ani, his wife, Nut, goddess of the sky and Anubis holding the mummy of Ani. The last illustrates "not entering into the place of divine execution.
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