"Robert John Thornton, Tulips from the The Temple of Flora folio published in London between 1777 and 1807 as a Aquatint and mezzotint with stipple engravings and completed by hand. Original work printed at x in. x 343 mm.
This incredibly beautiful creature is a Taiwan Blue Magpie (Urocissa caerulea), also called the Taiwan Magpie or Formosan Blue Magpie, which is a member of the Crow family. It is considered a rare and valuable species and has been protected by Taiwan’.