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Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), Havell plate no. 126

Title:
Bald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus), Havell plate no. 126
Date: 
1829
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of gouache, scraping, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 36 5/8 x 24 13/16 in. (93 x 63 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Description: 
Immature
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.126
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group