Meadow Pipit - Anthus pratensis
Common name: Meadow Pipit
Scientific name: Anthus pratensis
Accession number: 134
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: 1831-1841
"They are not generally very shy, so that they are easily shot, but at the same time they are evidently watchful and suspicious, and fly off when one approaches nearer than thirty yards."