Claude AUBRIET (circa 1665-1742) or studio
Tangara à dos rayé - Flame coloured Tanager - Piranga bidentata within a mountainous background. Native to Eastern parts of North America.
numbered "20", black chalk, brush and black and brown ink, watercolour and bodycolour heightened with white partly oxidized, gold framing border (3 mm.) doubled with brown shadow lines, on prepared vellum.
380 x 288 mm.