Image (paper) Size: 20.0 x 23.0 cms (7.8 x 9.0”)
Acrylic & pencil on paper.
Original artwork from page 455 of ‘Bird Songs Bible’ (Becker & Meyer!) ISBN 978-0-8118-7138-9
This sparrow is mainly a Mexican species, but also occurs in southern Arizona and southwestern New Mexico. It breeds at higher elevations in forests and woodlands, especially those of pine and pine oak, but also in scrubby areas and fields.