Red-necked Phalarope (Phalaropus lobatus), Havell plate no. 215

Object Number: 
1863.17.215
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, gouache, and black ink with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 14 1/2 x 21 7/16 in. (36.8 x 54.5 cm) Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in brown ink from left to lower right: "1"; "2"; "3[over 2]"; verso inscriptions in brown ink illegible
Description: 
Male, spring plumage, left; female, spring plumage, above right; immature, autumn plumage, lower right
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