Corvus. The Rufous Magpie, of Bengal. (B1-165)
Upper Right: Plate VI. Lower Left: J. Reinold delt. Lower Center: London, Published as the Act directs, Feby. 14, 1802, by J. Wilkes. Lower Right: J. Pass sculpt.
Author: John Wilkes
Source / Publication: Encyclopaedia Londinensis; or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature, Comprehending, Under One General Alphabetical Arrangement, all the Words and Substance of Every Kind of Dictionary Extant in the English Language. In which the Improved Departments of the Mechanical Arts, the Liberal Sciences, the Higher Mathematics, and the Several Branches of Polite Literature, are Selected from the Acts, Memoirs, and Transactions, of the Most Eminent Literary Societies, in Europe, Asia, and America
Publisher: J. Adlard
Place of Publication: London
Date: February 14th, 1802
Plate Number: 6
Artist: J. Reinold
Engraver: J. Pass
Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches.
Platemark Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches.
Medium: Copperplate engraving
Coloured: Black and white
Condition: The print is in great condition with some wear around the edges, including a small tear into the left side of the print, beyond the platemark, and there is a small smudge mark on the bottom left of the print, as can be seen.
Keywords: Corvus, Rufous, Magpie, Bangal, Rufous Magpie of Benegal, Rufous Magpie, Bird, birds, Ornithology, feathers, tail, Crow, Raven, Ravens, Crows,
Identification Number: B1-165
1. American Black Squirrel. 2. Ariel Petaurus. 3. Squirrel-Like Petaurus. 4. Lesser American Flying Squirrel. 5. 6. Grey Squirrel. 7. Common British Squirrel. 8. Common Ground Squirrel. 9. Agiump Squirrel. (B7-X-21)