image courtesy of Rijksmuseum | Licence: CC0 1.0
image courtesy of Rijksmuseum | Licence: CC0 1.0

A Red-handed Tamarin

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From the Collection

Description

This creature belongs to a species of small, clawed monkeys found in the Amazon region. The artist most likely drew it from a mounted specimen, which according to an annotation on the verso of the drawing was in the collection of the Rotterdam-Dordrecht merchant Pieter Havart.

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image courtesy of Rijksmuseum

From the Watercolour World

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Netherlands

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