"Le Rollier vulgaire, Femelle. No. 33", Levaillant, Francois
Period: 1806 (circa)
Publication: Histoire Naturelle des Oiseaux de Paradis et des Rolliers
Color: Hand Color
13.5 x 20 inches
34.3 x 50.8 cm
This magnificent female Roller bird was drawn by Jacques Barraband, engraved by Peree, and printed by Rousset. The Roller bird derives its name from its ability to roll or turn over during flight.