Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch Ltd.
Grey Heron (Ardea cinerea)
Company School, Calcutta, circa 1820
Opaque watercolor on paper, with pencil, pen and grey ink, watermarked J WHATMAN, inscribed in Persian with the name of the bird, anjan
21 5/8 by 26 ¾ in.; 50.5 by 68 cm. Credit: Oliver Forge and Brendan Lynch, Ltd.