Bib - Trisopterus luscus
Common name: Bib
Scientific name: Trisopterus luscus
Accession number: 102
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: 1831-1841
MacGillivray's "Gadus luscus". It is likely that MacGillivray obtained his fish specimens from the fish market. It is probable that he would have looked for the best example of a particular type of fish and taken it home to paint it.