- Meissonier, Ernest
- Wood engraving
- Lavoignat, Hippolyte
- Landscape (wider)
- University of Ottawa Library, the Internet Archive
- Les contes rémois
- Chevigné, Louis de
- Paris: Michel Lévy Frères, 1861
- Open Library:
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A man stands outside a woman’s open window, holding out a parrot sitting on his hand as she leans out looking pleased.
This illustration accompanies the tale “Le perroquet” (The parrot).
The caption reads in the original French:
… Va se montrer sous les murs du château.
Keywords: 1860s, 19th century, bird, black & white, courtship