Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, black ink, and gouache with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 25 7/16 x 37 1/8 in. (64.6 x 94.3 cm)
Mat: 35 x 47 in. (88.9 x 119.4 cm)
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 183[?]
Inscribed at lower left in graphite with horizonal and vertical framing lines to indicate placement of the image on the engraving plate
Winter plumage, left; summer plumage, right
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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