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American Dipper (Cinclus mexicanus), Havell plate no. 435

American Dipper (Cinclus mexicanus), Havell plate no. 435
Title
American Dipper (Cinclus mexicanus), Havell plate no. 435
Date 
1838
Medium 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and gouache with scratching out and touches of glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 18 3/4 x 12 3/8 in. (47.6 x 31.4 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Description 
Immature male, above; immature female, below
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.435
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at middle left in graphite[partially erased]: "Columbia River / Male Octr 8th 1835."; at lower left[partially erased]: "No 87. Plate 435!!"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group