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Creator:
William Henry Hunt, 1790–1864, British
Title:

Bird's Nest with Sprays of Apple Blossoms

Date:
ca. 1847
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, gouache, and graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 x 12 inches (25.4 x 30.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "W. HUNT"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.3.965
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
blossoms | botany | eggs | feathers | moss | nest (animal architecture) | pebbles | petals | science | spring | still life | twigs
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10850
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Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 2, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)


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