"Kingfisher's Haunt. Nat. Size" --One bird eating a fish on a broken limb, covered with lichen; the scene is that of a lush jungle river and is fully rendered; in the background, on another branch, sits a Snake Bird.
Megacerle torquata. Ringed Kingfisher.
Full Collection Name
Watercolors of Birds of the Pacific Slope. 1853-1869
BANC PIC 19xx.117:063--ffALB
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