The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné

Master record for Schaaf no. 512

Copy of a Swainson lithograph of a Collared Crabeater (Halcyon Collaris)

Attributed to: William Henry Fox Talbot

Alternate titles

Copy of Plate 27 from William Swainson's, "Zoological Illustrations", vol. 1, 1820

Keywords: Bird

This photographic copy of an illustration of a bird is plate 27 from volume 1 from William John Swainson’s, “Zoological illustrations, or, Original figures and descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals; selected chiefly for the classes of ornithology, etymology, and conchology, and arranged on the principles of Cuvier and other modern zoologists”, London, 1820.  The original scientific plates in Swainson’s publication were hand-coloured.