"Black Bellied Darter"

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JOHN ABBOT (BRITISH, 1757 - 1840)

"Black Bellied Darter"

Prepared for an unpublished series Birds of Georgia 

From a Collection that formerly comprised 60 watercolors on paper

Watercolor on paper

Georgia, ca 1823

All titled in recto. Many with additional notes on verso.

Paper size: 12 3/8 x 7 3/8 in

Frame size: 16 3/4 x 21 1/2 in

Inscribed verso: "Black Bellied Darter Anhinga Melanogastor. Length 3 feet."

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