papercut (art)

Paper cut depicting a cockerel cut from light-brown paper pasted onto a square of white card, facing left. The feathers on the tail are orange, yellow, purple, green and red. The wing is green and purple; neck white with yellow and gray details; head red with black eye. Along the bottom edge of the card is a brown strip of paper suggesting grass.

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