Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster), Havell plate no. 207

Title:
Brown Booby (Sula leucogaster), Havell plate no. 207
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 29 11/16 x 21 9/16 in. (75.4 x 54.8 cm) Mat: 41 x 31 in. (104.1 x 78.7 cm)
Description: 
Adult
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.207
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1830
Gallery Label: 
The background represents one of the Florida Keys
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group