White Ibis (Eudocimus albus), Havell plate no. 222

White Ibis (Eudocimus albus), Havell plate no. 222
Title
White Ibis (Eudocimus albus), Havell plate no. 222
Date 
1821
Medium 
Watercolor, collage, graphite, pastel, black chalk, oil, and gouache with touches of black ink, scratching out, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 20 7/8 x 25 1/2 in. (53 x 64.8 cm) Mat: 27 x 35 in. (68.6 x 88.9 cm)
Description 
Adult, left; immature, right
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.222
Gallery Label 
Composition was prepared from two cut-out drawings of the birds and pasted onto this background
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group