More to explore:
jomobimo: Cowbird Purple Grackle, 1896
emma block. this reminds me of the wonderful work by fiep westendorp
Se ouvires os pássaros a maldade escapa-te, verás. (Purple Grackle by John James Audubon, (americano, 1785 – 1851) Aguarela e carvão, exposto Smithsonian) American Art Museum)
A monograph of the lories, or brush-tongued parrots :. London :R.H. Porter ...,1896..
Illustration by Robert Best www.facebook.com/...
n74_w1150 by BioDivLibrary on Flickr. Gemeinnüzzige Naturgeschichte des Thierreichs bd. 4 plates Berlin ;bei Gottlieb August Lange,1780-1789. biodiversitylibrary.org/item/90007
Ortiz Berrocal Illustration
Poster for Spanish Tourist Office. From Graphis Annual 64/65.
Charming illustration for Czech poet František Halas's "To The Children" (1961) by Czech painter, illustrator & sculptor Ota Janeček (1919-1996). via osefskrhola on flickr
Peacock. Our children used to pet our peafowl on their laps. They were so friendly, they would fall asleep under the girl's soft touch.
Beautiful illustration titled: "Animal coloration" London,S. Sonnenschein & co.1892.. biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1363363
Bird cage #illustration
he great and small game of Europe, western northern Asia and America;. London,R. Ward, limited,1901.
A beautiful vintage illustration showing a vast array of (mostly) specked birds eggs.