Pictures of birds by Dutch illustrator Johannes Gerardus Keulemans to hang up all over and feel like you are living in the bird house at the zoo. Living from 1842 to 1912, he mostly worked in England illustrating ornithology books.

"A moho takahe" (Notornis mantelli). 1902.
“A moho takahe” (Notornis mantelli). 1902. Oil on canvas. Signed and dated “JG Keulemans DECEMBER 1902” on the lower right. Image © CHRISTIE’S 2020. Fair use license. via https://www.christies.com/lotfinder/Lot/johannes-gerardus-keulemans-1842-1912-a-moho-5350989-details.aspx
Keulemans-GreatAuk (1)
“Great Auks.” Before 1903. In the public domain because the artist died over 70 years ago. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Keulemans-GreatAuk.jpg
"Pipreola whitelyi." 1886.
“Pipreola whitelyi.” 1886. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:PipreolaWhitelyiKeulemans.jpg

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