Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black ink, and black chalk with scratching out and touches of glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 24 3/16 x 36 5/8 in. (61.4 x 93 cm)
Mat: 39 x 53 in. (99.1 x 134.6 cm)
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "No 69. Plate 341."; at lower center: "Great Auk. Alca impennis, Linn."; at middle left in graphite: an arrow instructing the engraver to move the left bird further left in the print
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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