Long-billed Curlew (Numenius americanus), Havell plate no. 231

Object Number: 
1863.17.231
Date: 
1831
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, black ink, gouache, and pastel with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 25 1/16 x 37 3/4 in. (63.7 x 95.9 cm) Mat: 39 x 53 in. (99.1 x 134.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in graphite lower and upper respectively: "1"; "2"
Description: 
Adults
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