Common Grackle (Quiscalus quiscula), Havell plate no. 7
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, gouache, and black ink with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 23 7/8 x 18 1/2 in. (60.6 x 47 cm), irregular
Mat: 35 x 27 in. (88.9 x 68.6 cm)
Female above; male below
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Watermark: TURKEY MILLS / JWHATMAN [reversed]
Inscribed at lower right in graphite[erased]: "No. 24"; at upper right corner: "7"
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