Ruby-crowned Kinglet (Regulus calendula), Havell plate no. 195

Object Number: 
1863.17.195
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, collage, pastel, and gouache with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 20 1/4 x 11 7/8 in. (51.4 x 30.2 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in brown ink upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2"; inscribed at upper right corner in graphite: "95"
Description: 
Males
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as Sheep laurel (Kalmia angustifolia); bird at bottom pasted onto compostion
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