John James Audubon (1785-1851) (after Robert Havell Jr.)
Plaster with wire supports
Overall: 7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in. ( 20 x 11.4 cm )
label: typed on inside: "John James Audubon 1785-1851/ Life mask by Robert Havell, London, pre-1839. Molded and cast by Donald Baird from the original in the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College"
May be related to plaster taken by famous phrenologist George Combe in Edinburgh with crisper lines, reproduced in Chalmers.
Gift of Mr. Donald Baird
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.