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White-winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca), Havell plate no. 247

White-winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca), Havell plate no. 247
Title
White-winged Scoter (Melanitta fusca), Havell plate no. 247
Date 
1833
Medium 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 21 9/16 x 29 9/16 in. (54.8 x 75.1 cm) Mat: 31 x 41 in. (78.7 x 104.1 cm)
Description 
Female, left; male, right
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.247
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at upper left in graphite: "No 50 - 247 --"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group