Eagle Owl (Bubo bubo), Grand-duc d'Europe
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and white lead pigment on ivory paper, formerly laid on an album page
Overall: 15 9/16 x 11 5/16 in. (39.5 x 28.7 cm), irregular
Gift of Nathaniel H. Bishop
Inscribed along left edge vertically: Bubo, Grãd duc. 42
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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