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Thrush - Turdus

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Common name: Thrush

Scientific name: Turdus

Accession number: 121

Materials: Watercolour on paper

When painted: 1831-1841

"They are in general shy and suspicious of man .. Their mode of progression on the ground is by leaping, and they have a peculiar manner of looking for their food, but their flight varies according to the species."

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