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Rhyticeros undulatus / LR "JG Keulemans"

Identifier: Art Survey No. 136

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Two birds: male and female facing each other, sitting on branches in the jungle. Inscription: MC "2/5" on reverse "8/ Obsurus (plicatus)/ - Ryticeros undulatus - Indian/Early draft of plate 35 - Hornbills."


  • 1881


Biographical / Historical

Born in: Rotterdam, Holland; Died in: London, England. Active in: London, England. Premiere bird illustrator of bird books between 1870-1900.


1 Item : watercolor on paper ; 14 3/8 x 10 3/8 inches

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The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

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