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Inscription: [at top center]: Seagull.; Aug. 18th 1874 / Beuzeval; Hirondelle / de Mer.; [at bottom half of sheet]: White underneath. back white and / delicate gray with black spots. / feet small black webbed / Length from end of bill to end of / tail: 14 inches. Width across from tip of outstretched wings: 35 inches. / bill black, yellow inside, head white beneath / speckled on sides and grey above. neck quite / white and downy.; [at lower left]: J.S. 302
the artist, until d. 1925; his sisters, Mrs. Francis Ormond (Violet Sargent) and Miss Emily Sargent, until 1936 (Emily Sargent's death); Mrs. Francis Ormond, until 1950
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