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Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), Havell plate no. 51

Object Number: 
1863.17.51
Date: 
1821; reworked later
Medium: 
Watercolor, pastel, black ink, graphite, and black chalk with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 37 3/4 x 25 1/2 in. (95.9 x 64.8 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Description: 
Male, above; female, below
Gallery Label: 
The piece was later reworked.
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