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Collection Nature Print Collection
Catalog Number 2014.14.1
Object Name Print
Description "White Crown'd Pigeon [(Patagioenas leucocephala (Linnaeus) – white-crowned pigeon; Chrysobalanus icaco L. – coco plum)]," hand-colored engraving, Plate T25 from "The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands," Volume I, by Mark Catesby. Published in London, 1730.
Title White Crown'd Pigeon, Plate 25 from "The Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands," Vol. I
Date 1730
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Catesby, Mark
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique engraving
Dimensions H-14.125 W-20.25 inches
Credit line Museum purchase, Ardath and Joel E. Rynning Acquisition Fund
Subjects Illustration, Ornithological
White Crowned Pigeon