MARTINET, Alexandre

1969.39D.jpg

Description

Perruche du Bresil
1791
Copper plate engraving, hand-colored
9 3/4 x 8 1/8" SHEET
Copper plate engraving with hand-colored image of a Brazilian Parakeet. The bird is perched on a branch and displays a plummage of green and golden tail feathers. Title under image with artist inscriptiono at lower left.

Date

1791

Creator

MARTINET, Alexandre
b. France, 1731-1805

Source

Bequest of Georgiana S. Kirkbride

Identifier

1969.39.d

Citation

MARTINET, Alexandre and b. France, 1731-1805, “MARTINET, Alexandre,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed April 14, 2024, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/7148.