Golden-crowned Kinglet (Regulus satrapa), Havell plate no. 183

Object Number: 
1863.17.183
Date: 
1831
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and black chalk with touches of black ink and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 21 3/16 x 13 3/16 in. (53.8 x 33.5 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right corner in graphite: "83"
Description: 
Female, above; male, below
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as Powdery thalia (Thalia dealbata)
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