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Indian Pitta.

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Indian Pitta.
Mützel, Gustav (1839-1893) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- O-P

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(O-P)
Content: Printed on border: "1/2 nat. size." "… The Indian pitta is a taciturn bird, though it possesses a fine loud whistling note, and it appears to be a migratory visitor to Ceylon, arriving from the north with the snipe. Although this pitta is a local migrant …" Written on border: "Pitta brachyura." Includes additional text.
Source note: The Royal natural history. Warne, 1894-1896) Lydekker, Richard (1849-1915), Editor.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 18 x 16 cm. (7 x 6 1/4 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix: 1693011
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b17633656
Barcode: 33333159360870
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 6fbb0ff0-c53a-012f-0b09-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Indian Pitta." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1895. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Indian Pitta." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 25, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1895). Indian Pitta. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad3-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Indian Pitta.