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Object Name Engraving
Artist or Maker F. N. Martinet
Date late 19th-early 20th century
Description Framed engraving, [French], late 19th to early 20th century. Hand colored engraving of "Barbu de Maynas" bird made from black printing ink and watercolor on medium weight, off white laid paper; ornithological study format with bird in center, yellow band border, and nomenclature beneath border; highly colored bird with red cap, blue throat, and green wings; perched on broken tree branch, head tilted to proper right; artist/series number on upper left; rectangular, black painted wood frame; kraft paper backing with framer label.
Inscription Text Upper left in ink above border: "33e"
Below border in ink: "Barbu de Maynas"
Framer's label on back: "CARL E. NELSON / Artistic / Picture Framing / 363 Washington St. / BOSTON / MASS."
Accession number 1961
Accession Number 1961.02.1