Gyrfalcon (Falco rusticolus), Havell plate no. 196

Object Number: 
1863.17.196
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 38 1/4 x 25 1/4 in. (97.2 x 64.1 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / TURKEY MILL
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in brown ink upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2."
Description: 
Male, above; female, below
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