Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus), Havell plate no. 132

Title:
Black-backed Woodpecker (Picoides arcticus), Havell plate no. 132
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Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right corner: "32"; upper two birds numbered in graphite upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2"
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27 708
Date: 
1829
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, black ink, and gouache with touches of scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 29 3/16 x 21 in. (74.1 x 53.3 cm) Mat: 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm)
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 829
Description: 
Female, left; males, right
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.132
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as Poison ivy (Rhus radicans)
Date Begin: 
1829
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group