Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata), Havell plate no. 102

Title:
Blue Jay (Cyanocitta cristata), Havell plate no. 102
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Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Blue Jay male 1. F. 2. & 3 / Corvus cristatus / Plant"; birds numbered counter clockwise from middle right: "1"; "2"; "3"
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Date: 
c. 1825
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 23 13/16 x 18 15/16 in. (60.5 x 48.1 cm) Mat: 40 x 30 in. (101.6 x 76.2 cm)
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 825
Description: 
Female, left and upper right; male, lower right
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.102
Gallery Label: 
The background flora is unfinished.
Date Begin: 
1825
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group