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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

Magnificent Frigatebird (Fregata magnificens), Havell plate no. 271; two studies of a foot

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27 964
Is owned by NYHS: 
Yes
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of red gouache[at corner of eye] and glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 38 1/4 x 25 3/16 in. (97.2 x 64 cm)Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Exhibitions: 
Classification: 
Date End: 
1 832
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 
1863.17.271
Date Begin: 
1832
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group