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

Common Linnet

Additional Title(s):

Fringilla cannabina

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on card
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/4 × 6 5/8 inches (21 × 16.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper center: "Fringilla cannabina"; upper right: "III B-3"; lower left: "By James Sowerby"; on verso in graphite, upper right: "Fringilla cannabina"; center: "15"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.43.59
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | bird | Common Linnet
Access:
View by request in the Study Room
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:18252
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