Red-billed toucan
The Royal Collection © 2008,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RL 21238

Red-billed toucan

c.1705-10

Maria Sibylla Merian

Purchased by George III, when Prince of Wales

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The toucan is a native of Surinam, although this drawing was probably made from a dried skin which Merian took back to Amsterdam... More