Misseltoe thrush, Mistle thrush, Turdus viscivorus
Misseltoe thrush, Mistle thrush, Turdus viscivorus. . Handcolored copperplate drawn and engraved by George Graves from his own British Ornithology, Walworth, 1821. Graves was a bookseller, publisher, artist, engraver and colorist and worked on botanical and ornithological books.
© Florilegius / Mary Evans
1811, Birds, British, Copperplate, Engraving, George, Graves, Handcolored, Historical, History, Misseltoe, Mistle, Ornithology, Thrush, Turdus, Viscivorus
A young girl feeds the birds
A young girl in a pretty pink dress, kneels next to a tree stump and feeds a host of small garden birds out of her hand. Ink drawing with watercolour washes by Malcolm Greensmith
© Mary Evans/Malcolm Greensmith
Birds, Black Bird, Butterflies, Child, Circular, Design, Dress, Feeds, Flowers, Garden, Girl, Great, Greensmith, Hand, Historical, History, Host, Kneels, Malcolm, Pink, Pinny, Pretty, Robin, Round, S Eed, Small, Song, Sparrow, Stump, Thrush, Tit, Tits, Tree, Young