Sandhill Crane (Grus canadensis), Havell plate no. 261

Object Number: 
1863.17.261
Date: 
1832-33
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 38 x 25 5/16 in. (96.5 x 64.3 cm) Mat: 52 × 38 in. (132.1 × 96.5 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1831 [reversed]
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Exhibitions: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group