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Unidentified Shorebird (Black-bellied Plover?)

Object Number: 
1863.18.25
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and gouache with touches of pastel and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 11 1/4 x 18 3/4 in. (28.6 x 47.6 cm), irregular Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 

Verso inscriptions in brown ink illegible.

Description: 

Winter plumage

Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon; Adopt-an-Audubon Bird sponsor: an Anonymous Donor
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group