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ITEM — Box: 2 Identifier: MS Am 21, MS Am 21.5, MS Am 21, (27)

La Larandiere de Buffon. Wag-tail, whatter wag-tail, white whatter wag tail, common dish washer. Near Nantes, , 1805 Dec. 22. Digital

La Larandiere de Buffon. Wag-tail, whatter wag-tail, white whatter wag tail, common dish washer. Near Nantes,  Digital Object
La Larandiere de Buffon. Wag-tail, whatter wag-tail, white whatter wag tail, common dish washer. Near Nantes, Digital Object

Dates

  • 1805 Dec. 22.

Physical Description

1 drawing : pastel, graphite, and ink on paper ; 23 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 Pied Wagtail (Motacilla alba)standing on the ground, with grasses. Pencil note "12 to the tail."

Unsigned.

Audubon no. 65.

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