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

March 21, 2014 - May 26, 2014

Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199

Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199
Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199
Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199
Title
Northern Saw-whet Owl (Aegolius acadicus), Havell plate no. 199
Date 
c.1833
Medium 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, gouache, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions 
Paper: 20 1/2 x 13 1/8 in. (52.1 x 33.3 cm)Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Credit Line 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number 
1863.17.199
Inscriptions 
Birds numbered in brown ink upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2."; inscribed diagonally at upper right corner in graphite: "99"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group