Nicolas ROBERT (1614-1685) or studio
Perruche de Sparrman [?] - Red-fronted Parakeet - Cyanoramphus novaezelandiae.
numbered "60", black chalk, brush and black and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour, gold framing border (5 mm.) doubled with brown shadow lines on prepared vellum.
388 x 278 mm.
The presentation of this species is not very clear; it also closely resembles: Amazone de Prêtre - Red-spectacled Amazone - Amazona pretrei, as the red area on the head is quite large.