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Creator:
James Sowerby, 1756–1822, British
Title:

Bird of Paradise

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/2 × 10 3/4 inches (21.6 × 27.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, center: "2 [...]x yellow | LDL | [...] green"; on verso, upper left: "85"; upper right: "[...] for oil"

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Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.34
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bird-of-paradise | branch
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18227
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