Long tail Titmouse
|Main Creator:||Battersby, Miss|
Titmouse is a bird of the genus Parus or family Paridæ, commonly shortened to tit. Drawing shows a Long-tailed Tit perched on a branch.
|Format:||PRINTS & DRAWINGS|
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[between ca. 1801 and 1836].
According to the catalogue at the end of the sketchbook, this bird was sketched in Malahide, County Dublin, Ireland.
Page number inscribed in ink u.r.: 17.
Title inscribed in ink l.r. on sheet.
Physical description: 1 drawing : watercolour ; image 22 x 20 cm., pasted on sheet 36.7 x 25.5 cm..
Citations/References: The Watercolours of Ireland / Anne Crookshank and the Knight of Glin. - Barrie & Jenkins, London, 1994 : p. 117.
Attributed to Miss [Mary?] Battersby, (fl. 1801-1841).