Perched on the branch of a hollow tree-stump, its head turned and its plumage brilliantly colored with yellow head, pink eyes, blue back, yellow, blue, pink and green wings and blue and turquoise tail, the fruiting tree-stump splashed in brown and green.
Brown wheel mark and I:Z mark of Johannes Zeschinger.
H. B. Mildmay Esq.; his granddaughter The Hon. Mrs. Mildmay-White. December 2, 1974, sale, Christie's, London, lot 90. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York
Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger