The Black Bee-eater & The Carmine Bee-eater by Johannes Gerardus Keulemans

Two watercolours of exotic African birds: 1) Black Bee-Eater (Melittophagus gularis) and 2) Carmine Bee-Eater (Merops Nubicus).


Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Dimensions:
34 x 29 cm
Acquired in:
1932
Bequeathed by:
Walter Edwin Ledger through The Art Fund

Both same dimensions.

Provenance

Walter Edwin

Venue details

Natural History Museum Cromwell Road, LONDON London SW7 5BD 020 7942 5000 www.nhm.ac.uk

Entry details

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