Claude AUBRIET (circa 1665-1742) or studio
Calliste bleu et noir - Blue-and-black tanager - Tangara vassorii vassorii. Native to the mountainous areas of Venezuela and North-East Bolivia.
numbered "18" and with an erased red ink inscription, black chalk, brush and black and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour, gold framing border (5 mm.) doubled with brown shadow lines, on prepared vellum.
404 x 290 mm.