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ITEM — Box: 1 Identifier: MS Am 21, MS Am 21.5, MS Am 21, (11)

L'Ortolan de Roseaux femelle de Buffon . The reed Sparrow, femelle of Albin. Near Nantes, France, , 1805. Digital

L'Ortolan de Roseaux femelle de Buffon . The reed Sparrow, femelle of Albin. Near Nantes, France,  Digital Object
L'Ortolan de Roseaux femelle de Buffon . The reed Sparrow, femelle of Albin. Near Nantes, France, Digital Object

Dates

  • 1805.

Physical Description

1 drawing : pastel, graphite, and ink on paper ; 24 x 31 cm.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

4 linear feet (15 boxes and 1 volume)

General note

Depicts the Reed Bunting (Emberiza schoeniclus) perched on a branch. This Reed Bunting is either a male in its first winter or an adult female.

Unsigned.

Audubon no. 22.

Repository Details

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