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Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199

Object Number: 
1863.17.199
Date: 
c.1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, gouache, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 20 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. (52.1 x 33.3 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Birds numbered in brown ink upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2."; inscribed diagonally at upper right corner in graphite: "99"
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Exhibitions: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group