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Oven-Bird, Furnárius Fuliginósus.

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Dalziel Brothers (Engraver)
Coleman, W. S. (William Stephen) (1829-1904) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- O-P

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1883
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(O-P)
Birds -- Nests
Furnarius -- Nests
Content : Printed on border: "The ove-bird derive their name from the peculiar form of their nests. / The edifice, for it fully deserves that name, is of considerable dimensions when compared with the small size of its architect, and is built in the shape of a dome, the entrance being on one side, so as to present a decided resemblance to an ordinary oven. The walls of the nest are fully an inch in thickness, and the materials of which the structure is composed are clay, grass, and various kinds of vegetable substances, …" Includes additional text.

Source note: New illustrated natural history. Routledge, 1883) Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 15 cm. (8 1/2 x 6 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1693011
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17633656
Barcode : 33333159360888
UUID: 715331c0-c53a-012f-13f3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1883: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oven-Bird, Furnárius Fuliginósus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1883. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oven-Bird, Furnárius Fuliginósus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 25, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1883). Oven-Bird, Furnárius Fuliginósus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad1-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Oven-Bird, Furnárius Fuliginósus.