Copperplate for Connecticut Warbler (Oporornis agilis), plate no. 138 in John J. Audubon's "Birds of America"

Object Number: 
1947.129
Date: 
19th century
Medium: 
copper, steel-faced
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 1/2 x 12 3/4 in. ( 52.1 x 32.4 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: back of plate stamped:HUGHES/8PETERBO COURT/FLEET STREET/LONDON
Description: 
Plate for the engraving of the Connecticut warbler, Havell #138.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Percy R. Pyne, Given in Memory of Percy Rivington Pyne (1857-1929)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group