Blue-winged teal Mark Catesby
Product images of Blue-winged teal
Ornithological study of a blue-winged teal, Spatula discors, referred to here as Querquidula Americana fusca. It is shown in right profile, on a rocky mound, stooping to reach the water below. It is found in North America, where it breeds from Alaska to Nova Scotia, and south to northern Texas.
Signed and inscribed below: 'Querquedula &c.'
Plate 99 from volume I of Mark Catesby's The natural history of Carolina, Florida and the Bahama Islands (London, 1731).
- Image reference: RS-18634
- © The Royal Society
More by the artist Mark Catesby.
Explore the collection Animals and nature prints and drawings.
We use a 240gsm fine art paper and premium branded inks to create the perfect reproduction.
Our expertise and use of high-quality materials means that our print colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.
Read more about our fine art prints.
Manufactured in the UK
All products are printed in the UK, using the latest digital presses and a giclée printmaking process.
We only use premium branded inks, and colours are independently verified to last between 100 and 200 years.