Black-throated Green Warbler ( Dendroica virens)
Watercolor, graphite, black ink, and black chalk on paper mounted on heavy card
Overall: 12 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (32.7 x 25.1 cm)
Upper bird, reversed, after Havell Plate #399. This drawing is referred to in Maria Audubon's "Audubon and His Journals" as a gift created especially for the artist's mother.
Gift of Miss Clara Peck,
Signed and dated at lower center in gray ink: "Audubon / 1827."
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