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"Black-browed Thrush", native name "Dill-ring"

Artist: Watling, Thomas
Created: [between 1792 and 1797]
Dimensions: 20.5 x 19.4 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 228

 

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Bird turning slightly to the left and leaning forwards, perched on a tree stump with vegetation at its base and against a plain background. The bird is predominantly olive green, with a yellow patch around the eye and darker wings and tail. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.

 

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