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Sharp-tailed Grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus), Havell plate no. 382

Object Number: 
1863.17.382
Date: 
1836-37
Medium: 
Watercolor, oil, graphite, pastel, black ink, and gouache with scratching out and touches of glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 20 3/8 x 29 5/16 in. (51.8 x 74.5 cm) Mat: 31 x 41 in. (78.7 x 104.1 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 18[?]
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Sharp-Tailed Grous. male 1. Female 2 --"; birds numbered right and left 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