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"Black-cheeked Warbler"

Artist: Watling, Thomas
Created: [between 1792 and 1797]
Dimensions: 13.3 x 15 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 212

 

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Bird in profile, facing to the left, perched on a tree branch against a plain background. The bird is predominantly brown overlaid with black detail, paler on the breast, and with yellow and black stripes around the eye. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.

 

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