California Quail (Callipepla californica), Havell plate no. 413; sketch of a spider

Title:
California Quail (Callipepla californica), Havell plate no. 413; sketch of a spider
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Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite[erased]: "The Californian Partridge / Perdix Californius -- 1 Male. 2 Female / J.J.A"
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Date: 
1837
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and black ink with touches of gouache and scratching out on paper, laid on card
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Paper: 13 x 17 in. (33 x 43.2 cm) Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Date End: 
1 837
Description: 
Female, left; male, right
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.413
Date Begin: 
1837
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group