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