Blue Tit - Parus caeruleus
Common name: Blue Tit
Scientific name: Parus caeruleus
Accession number: 179
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: 1831-1841
"Of all the birds which frequent our woods during the winter .. the beautiful Blue Tit is my chief favourite. He seems to have no leisure time, but is ever on the move, searching for food"