Winter Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) and Rock Wren (Salpinctes obsoletus), Havell plate no. 360

Winter Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) and Rock Wren (Salpinctes obsoletus), Havell plate no. 360
Title
Winter Wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) and Rock Wren (Salpinctes obsoletus), Havell plate no. 360
Date 
1820; 1833; Winter 1836-37
Medium 
Watercolor, gouache, pastel, collage, and graphite with touches of black ink and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 20 3/4 x 14 in. (52.7 x 35.6 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Description 
Rock Wren, left center; Winter Wrens, remaining three
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.360
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite[partially cut]: "No. 73 -- pl 360"; at lower left of center: "1 Male 2 Female 3 Young in Autumn -- / Winter Wren."; at lower right: "Plate 365 / Keep up to... B... processing..."; birds numbered in brown ink counterclockwise from lower left: "1"; "2"; "3."; verso inscriptions in brown ink illegible
Gallery Label 
Winter wren, lower right, Misssissippi river, 1820; other two winter wrens, Eastport, ME, 1833; Rock wren, center, Charleston, SC, winter 1836-1837
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group