White-throated Dipper - Cinclus cinclus
Common name: White-throated Dipper
Scientific name: Cinclus cinclus
Accession number: 122
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: 1831-1841
"..they procured all their food at the bottom of the water, chiefly in the stream. They generally dived from a stone, and after a submersion of some seconds reappeared with the larvae of some aquatic insects."