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Sketch of a Green Heron, between 1885 and 1903, from the Edwin Lord Weeks papers, [ca. 1885-1976]

Sketch of a Green Heron, between 1885 and 1903

Weeks, Edwin Lord, 1849-1903

Item Information

Title: Sketch of a Green Heron

Date: between 1885 and 1903

Physical Details: 1 painting : watercolor ; 20 x 28 cm.

Description: The bird is shown from the side.

Sheet appears to have been trimmed - on verso is another watercolor of a bird, but the image is cut off at the head and back. The verso also features several overlapping pencil sketches, including one of a chicken.

Creator: Weeks, Edwin Lord, 1849-1903

Forms part of: Edwin Lord Weeks papers, [ca. 1885-1976]

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Sketch of a Green Heron, between 1885 and 1903. Edwin Lord Weeks papers, [ca. 1885-1976]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11072