Snow Bunting - Plectrophenax nivalis
Common name: Snow Bunting
Scientific name: Plectrophenax nivalis
Accession number: 184
Materials: Watercolour on paper
When painted: 1831-1841
""The Snow-bunting is frequently met on the hills in small flocks. I am told that they are never seen in summer." Nor have I met with them there beyond the end of April."