Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), Havell plate no. 421

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Title:
Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis), Havell plate no. 421
Date: 
1821
Medium: 
Watercolor, oil graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink with scratching out on paper, laid on card
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Paper: 23 1/2 x 37 1/8 in. (59.7 x 94.3 cm) Mat: 39 x 53 in. (99.1 x 134.6 cm)
Date End: 
1 821
Description: 
Immature. Background may have been added later.
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.421
Date Begin: 
1821
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group