Jacques Barraband (1767-1809)
L' Ara Mara cana Pl.9
From: Histoire Naturelle des Perroquets
Engraving with original hand color
Paper Dimension: 10 1/2 x 13 1/2.
The blue-winged macaw (Primolius maracana), in aviculture more commonly known as Illiger's macaw, is a species of macaw found in central and eastern South America. It was previously placed in the genus Ara or Propyrrhura. Blue-winged macaws have been known to reach an age of 50–60 years.