Clapper Rail (Rallus longirostris), Havell plate no. 204

Object Number: 
1863.17.204
Date: 
1833-34
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, collage, gouache, and pastel with touches of black ink and scraping on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 21 3/8 x 14 11/16 in. (54.3 x 37.3 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in graphite right and left respectively: "1"; "2"
Gallery Label: 
left bird and marsh pasted on
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group