American Black Duck (Anas rubripes), Havell plate no. 302
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, gouache, and black ink with scratching out on paper, laid on card
Paper: 21 1/8 x 29 11/16 in. (53.7 x 75.4 cm)
Mat: 33 x 43 in. (83.8 x 109.2 cm)
Male, left; female, right
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Birds numbered in graphite left and right respectively: "1"; "2"; verso inscriptions in brown ink very bold but illegible
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.