I just realized that last post had absolutely no old illustrations in it. I remember looking for them but not finding them last week, and right now, I can’t be arsed.
Oh well, sometimes it’s more fun to put bizarre knit blobfish in the place of a stodgy old drawing.
Ayee, quetzals! All the Central/South American birds are amazing. I love the Trogonidae.
Gould’s representations of tropical birds are some of his best, imo.