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Indian Pitta.

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Names
Mützel, Gustav (1839-1893) (Artist)
Collection

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- O-P

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1895
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(O-P)
Topics
Birds
Pittidae
Notes
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
Identifiers
Dynix : 1693011
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17633656
Barcode : 33333159360870
UUID: 6fbb0ff0-c53a-012f-0b09-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1839: Creator Born
  • 1893: Creator Died
  • 1895: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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 August 1, 2015. 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.