Worm-eating Warbler (Helmitheros vermivorus), Havell plate no. 34

Object Number: 
1863.17.34
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, gouache, and black ink with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 19 1/4 x 12 in. (48.9 x 30.5 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed faintly at lower center in graphite[erased]: "Worm..."; at upper right corner: "34"; erased inscriptions in lower register
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana).
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group