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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:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Daniel Fowler 1810-1894 (Agnes Etherington Art Centre, 1978-12-21 - 1979-02-13)

Ruskin - Past: Present: Future (Yale Center for British Art, 2000-01-20 - 2000-02-27)

Paul Mellon's Legacy : A Passion for British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 2007-04-18 - 2007-07-29)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:10850
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