A Bird on a Branch Catching a Fly by Andrea Mantegna

The bird is perched on a stylised branch and snaps at a fly above to the left.

Details

Medium:
Pen & brown ink Dimensions: 13 x 9 cm
Acquired in:
1946
Vendor:
Frere Cholmeley

Provenance

From the Phillipps Fenwick Collection.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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