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    Hoopoe bird

    Date
    17th century
    Creator
    Henry Hunt (British) , Artist
    Object type
    Archive reference number
    Material
    Dimensions
    height (painting): 286mm
    width (painting): 202mm
    Subject
    Biology
       > Zoology
          > Ornithology
    Biology
       > Natural history
    Content object
    nature
       > animal
          > bird
    Description
    Study of the Hoopoe [Upupa epops], side view posed on a perch. Inscribed above "Upupa" and below "begun f. H.Hunt".
    Associated place
    Credit
    © The Royal Society
    Image number
    RS.9375
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