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

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