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RedheadedWoodpecker

Description: 

John James Audubon (1785–1851), Red-headed Woodpecker (Melanerpes erythrocephalus), Study for Havell pl. 27, ca. 1821–25. Watercolor, pastel, black chalk, graphite, black ink, and touches of gouache with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card; 25 3/8 x 18 11/16 in. Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon, 1863.17.27

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group