Common Cuckoo and Meadow Pipit - Cuculus canorus and Anthus pratensis
Common name: Common Cuckoo and Meadow Pipit
Scientific name: Cuculus canorus and Anthus pratensis
Accession number: 140
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: July, 1832
Inscription on reverse: "Cuckoo. Cuculus canorus, and Common Pipit, Anthus pratensis. The former from a young individual shot at Salisbury Craigs, and presented by Mr Hennen. Edinburgh, July 1832. W. McG."