Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus), Study for Havell pl. no. 129
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black chalk with touches of black ink and gouache, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 18 5/8 x 11 1/2 in. (47.3 x 29.2 cm)Mat: 34 x 26 in. (86.4 x 66 cm)
Purchased for New-York Historical by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Watermark: TURKEY MILLS / JWHATMAN
Inscribed at lower left in graphite[erased]: "April 17th"; at upper right corner, vertically: "29"
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