Passerine Warbler
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Passerine Warbler    c. 1797
5.4 x 8 cm
EAG 90.40.066


The bird was known as the Lesser Fauvette in all editions prior to that of 1826, when it was named the Passerine Warbler. The name of Garden Warbler was used in the 1847 edition. The transfer drawing is at the Natural History Society of Northumbria, #35.

Bibliography: Bain I, 144.