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American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea), Havell plate no. 188

American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea), Havell plate no. 188
American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea), Havell plate no. 188
Title
American Tree Sparrow (Spizella arborea), Havell plate no. 188
Date 
1832
Medium 
Watercolor, graphite, and gouache with touches of pastel and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 21 1/2 x 14 7/16 in. (54.6 x 36.7 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.188
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at upper right corner in graphite: "88"
Gallery Label 
The background flora has been identified as American barberry (Berberis canadensis)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group