African Grey Parrot
AFRICAN GREY PARROT (Psittacus erithaeus) 'Such a universal favourite... scarcely requires description as its appearance is familiar to all.'
© Mary Evans Picture Library
1910, African, Appearance, Birds, Description, Erithaeus, Familiar, Favourite, Grey, Historical, History, Parrot, Parrots, Psittacus, Requires, Scarcely, Universal
Colourful parrots on two Victorian scraps
Colourful parrots perched on metal rings on two Victorian scraps. Date: circa 1890s
© The David Pearson Collection/Mary Evans Picture Library
1890s, Bird, Birds, Blue, Bright, Colourful, Green, Late, Mauve, Metal, Orange, Parrot, Parrots, Perch, Perched, Pink, Red, Ring, Rings, Scrap, Scraps, Turquoise, Victorian, White
Blue-crowned racquet tail, Prioniturus discurus
Blue-crowned racquet tail, Prioniturus discurus. . Handcolored steel engraving by Joseph Kidd from Sir Thomas Dick Lauder and Captain Thomas Brown's Miscellany of Natural History: Parrots, Edinburgh, 1833.
© Florilegius / Mary Evans
Audubon, Battledore, Bird, Blue, Brown, Captain, Crowned, Dick, Discurus, Engraving, Handcolored, Historical, History, John, Joseph, Kidd, Lauder, Miscellany, Natural, Ornithology, Parrot, Parrots, Prioniturus, Psittacus, Racquet, Sir, Steel, Tail, Tailed, Thomas