Common Murre (Uria aalge), Havell plate no. 218

Object Number: 
1863.17.218
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, black ink, and pastel with scraping and touches of glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 14 13/16 x 21 1/2 in. (37.6 x 54.6 cm) Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in graphite right and left respectively: "1"; "2"
Description: 
Breeding plumage
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