Le Touraco geant No. 19
Jacques Barraband (1767-1809)
Le Touraco geant No.19
From: Histoire Naturelle des Perroquets
Engraving with original hand color
Paper Dimension: 14 x 21
The Giant Touraco (Corythaeola cristata) is a species of African bird, close to cuckoos. It is the only species of its kind.The largest species of Touraco (65 to 75 cm in length) has a blue green plumage and a large yellow beak with a red tip.