LATE 19TH CENTURY AME RI CAN ANTIQUE SIGNED ORIGINAL COLOR PASTEL DRAWING OF PHEASANT in FIELD SPORTING LANDSCAPE, in ORIGINAL PERIOD MAHOGANY VENEER FRAME with. [Illegibly signed in white chalk in lower right].Late 19th century Ame ri can antique sporting drawings of game birds in the field. Frame: 19 3/4" Height x 23 1/2" Width. Image: 15 1/2" Height x 19 1/2" Width. For sale is this estate fresh and once nearly unviewable, due to the large amount of dust and silt once covering its old glass, is this just discovered late 19th century Ame ri can antique color pastel sporting landscape of a colorful pheasant game bird in a dry, grassy autumn field. The sky is variegated, with fair weather clouds and a broken pastel blue sky. The male pheasant has a brightly colored, identifying hood and long, striped tail and burnt sienna and yellow ochre body, with charcoal black curved linear spots and white accent coloring. The pheasant appears to be cautiously stepping among the dry autumnal grasses of an open field, displaying real, palpable trepidation at the specter of a predator or hunters seeking his whereabouts.
His tail's propped up skyward, signaling he's been alerted and cautiously scans his surroundings. This late 19th century Ame ri can antique sporting color pastel of a game bird, namely a pheasant is in its original period mahogany veneer frame and under old glass. A really magnificent Ame ri can antique sporting drawing of the beautiful Ame ri can pheasant game bird.
Good to Very Good overall antique condition. This item is in the category "Art\Art Drawings". The seller is "modsanctuary" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.