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Two humming birds and flowers

1843–1904
Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819–1904)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 350

Dimensions

Legacy: 28.8 x 21.3 cm (11 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1614

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, graphite, and watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Crested birds; one perched on a stem, the other feeding from trumpet-shaped flower.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in watercolor: M. J. Heade.

Provenance

Knoedler, 1951. Gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875