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Copperhead Snake on Dead Leaves, study for book Concealing Coloration in the Animal Kingdom

ca. 1910-1915 Abbott Handerson Thayer Born: Boston, Massachusetts 1849 Died: Dublin, New Hampshire 1921 watercolor on cardboard mounted on wood panel sight 9 1/2 x 15/1/2 in. (24.1 x 39.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the heirs of Abbott Handerson Thayer 1950.2.15 Not currently on view


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Keywords

Animal - reptile - snake

painting

paint - watercolor

paperboard

wood