Four Birds of Native Species, 1820

Contributed by Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.


Four species of North American birds with insects painted in a woodland setting. The writing on the lower left says, "King Wood pecker golden cappd w- pecker slate sided song? bird ? Oct 1822 J. Fisher. Maine."
Three of the birds are the pileated woodpecker, chickadee, and junco.

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About This Item

  • Title: Four Birds of Native Species, 1820
  • Creator: Fisher, Jonathan
  • Creation Date: 1820
  • Subject Date: 1820
  • Town: Blue Hill
  • County: Hancock
  • State: ME
  • Media: Oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 19.5 cm x 26.5 cm
  • Local Code: 1954.002.002
  • Collection: Jonathan Fisher Memorial
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc.
44 Miles Road, Blue Hill, ME 04614
(207) 374-2459

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