Folio 36v Commentary
|f36v Text: the magpie. Magpies chatter, sounding like humans.
Illustration: Four young hoopoe, rhythmically placed in a roundel,
clean the eyes and pluck the feathers of their ageing parent. The illustration
is pricked for pouncing. The
splendid initial 'P' is type 3.
This page is particularly dirty and furry in texture with a possible
sketch in the margin. initial indicator
'P' at bottom left of illustration.
The illustration in detail
The initial illustration in detail