Mr. and Mrs. Right, Mr. and Mrs. Also-Right (White-throated sparrow)
acrylic on panel
10 x 10 inches
Some even come in four.
White-throated sparrows have two different types of coloring, white-striped and tan-striped. There are white-striped females and white-striped males as well as tan-striped females and tan-striped males. White-striped birds of both sexes tend to be more territorial and aggressive than the tan-striped birds of either sex. White-striped sparrows form the most successful mating teams with tan-striped birds.
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