Red-tailed Hawk (Buteo jamaicensis), Study for Havell pl. no. 51
1821; reworked later
Watercolor, pastel, black ink, graphite, and black chalk with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 37 3/4 x 25 1/2 in. (95.9 x 64.8 cm)Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Male, above; female, below
Purchased for New-York Historical by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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