'The Patagonian Penguin' James Fittler
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'The Patagonian Penguin'
Ornithological study of a King Penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus), shown in a landscape with a colony of other birds in the background. Plate 34 from Museum Leverianum containing select specimens from the museum of the late Sir Ashton Lever...by George Shaw (published by James Parkinson, 1792). The plate is inscribed: "C.R.Ryley del. J.Fittler sculp. PINGUINARIA PATACHONICA. THE PENGUIN. Published. as the Act directs.July 2. 1792. by I.Parkinson. Leverian Museum."
Original: copperplate engraving. 1792
- Image reference: RS-10533
- The Royal Society
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