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Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola), Havell plate no. 325

Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola), Havell plate no. 325
Title
Bufflehead (Bucephala albeola), Havell plate no. 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)
Description 
Female, left; male right
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.325
Inscriptions 
Inscribed at upper left in graphite: "No 56 -- 27[?] --..."; vertically at middle right: "4th volume"; erased inscriptions throughout
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group