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Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola), Havell plate no. 325

Object Number: 
1863.17.325
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink with touches of gouache and glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 14 7/16 x 21 5/16 in. (36.7 x 54.1 cm) Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper left in graphite: "No 56 -- 27[?] --..."; vertically at middle right: "4th volume"; erased inscriptions throughout
Description: 
Female, left; male right
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group