Eagle Owl
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Eagle Owl    c. 1821
12 x 8.4 cm
EAG 90.40.030


The transfer drawing (#6) and a study (#5) are at the Natural History Society of Northumbria. Reference to this owl, as the Great Eared Owl, appeared in the text of editions prior the Supplement of 1821 when it is named the Eagle Owl.