White-throated Sparrow (Zonotrichia albicollis), Havell plate no. 8
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, gouache, black ink, and white lead pigment with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 18 1/4 x 11 13/16 in. (46.4 x 30 cm)
Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Immature above; adult below. This watercolor is one of the latest collaborations between Audubon and Mason.
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Inscribed at lower left in graphite: "J.J. Audubon / Natchez -- / March 26th…"; at lower right: "Pl. 191. "; erased inscriptions at lower right
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.