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Pencil Drawing - Sketch of a Bird in Flight

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Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1906P1011
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1857 - 1858c

Maker Information

Artist:Frederick Sandys - View biography for Frederick Sandys


Betty Elzea (p. 107) suggests that these studies were used in Sandy's illustration Amor Mundi of 1865.

Purchased and presented by subscribers, 1906.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
School/Style:Animal Bird
Medium:Pencil on cream toned paper.


Height:118 mm
Width:179 mm