Black Francolin (Francolinus francolinus), Female
Watercolor, gouache, and black ink, with touches of white lead pigment on ivory paper, formerly laid on an album page
Overall: 14 7/8 x 11 in. (37.8 x 27.9 cm), irregular
Gift of Nathaniel H. Bishop
Inscribed along left edge vertically: Actagen[sic Attagene] foemina. /57/ 71
The Duke of Devonshire, Chatsworth, England; John Cassin, Philadelphia, 1869; M.Thomas & Sons, Philadelphia, 1872; Nathaniel H. Bishop, Toms River, New Jersey
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