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long legged bird
  • Thomas Bewick, artist
    born: Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom ; died: Gateshead, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
    Cherryburn Press, printer
    founded 1944
  • long legged bird, late 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: Chicago, Illinois, United States and England, United Kingdom
  • wood engraving
  • Gift of Gean(?) Middleton
  • Not on display
  • S1991.024

Vignette with an oval border. Bird in foreground. Man with a crown is reclining in clouds. Giant bird next to him in the sky. Buildings in background.