Public domain bird image of a caged bird in a tree. A black bird whistles for company after his owner hung his cage out for the day.
A Book of Emblems with Interpretations Thereof was written by Alfred Gatty (1809-1873) and published in 1872. This may be a stock or original image used by Bell and Daldy publishers of London.
This image is copyright free and in the public domain anywhere that extends copyrights 70 years after death or at least 120 years after publication when the original illustrator is unknown.