Three Studies of Birds

Thomas Bewick (English, 1753–1828)


Dimensions

Sheet A: 11.3 x 17.5 cm (4 7/16 x 6 7/8 in.) Sheet B: 13.4 x 18.6 cm (5 1/4 x 7 5/16 in.) Sheet C: 16.2 x 23.3 cm (6 3/8 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

06.127

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Sheet A: Landrail
sheet B: Bullfinch
sheet C: Snipe

Inscription

A: LR in brown ink: Thomas Bewick
B: LC in brown ink: length 6 inches
C: LR in brown ink: Thomas Bewick

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross (1853-1935, Cambridge); acquired by gift 8 March 1906

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection