Yellow Wren
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Yellow Wren    c. 1826
5.7 x 7 cm
EAG 90.40.072


The transfer drawing is at the Natural History Society of Northumbria, #40. The bird was mentioned in the text of editions prior to that of 1826 as a Yellow Willow Wren. When the engraving was published in the 1826 edition, the bird was named the Yellow Wren.