Red-legged partridge
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
The Red-legged Partridge    c. 1821
6.1 x 7.8 cm
EAG 90.40.149




The transfer drawing is in the collection of the Natural History Society of Northumbria, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, #97. In the supplement to the 1821 edition, when the bird first appears, it is referred to as the Guernsey Partridge.

Bibliography: Bain I, 149.