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Audubon’s Aviary: Parts Unknown (Part II of The Complete Flock)

March 21, 2014
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May 26, 2014

Bachman's Warbler (Vermivora bachmanii), Havell plate no. 185

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27 433
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1833
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and black ink with scratching out on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 21 1/2 x 14 1/8 in. (54.6 x 35.9 cm)Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Exhibitions: 
Classification: 
Description: 
Male, above; female, below
Date End: 
1 833
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.185
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as Franklinia (Franlinia alatamaha); sightings of this bird have become extremely rare during the past half century
Date Begin: 
1833
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group