Red-backed Shrike
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Red-backed Shrike    c. 1797
5 x 8.5 cm
EAG 90.40.050


The bird was also known as the Lesser Butcher Bird or Flusher. A watercolour study is at the Natural History Society of Northumbria, #24.

Bibliography: Bain II, 14.