White Ibis (Eudocimus albus), Havell plate no. 222
Watercolor, collage, graphite, pastel, black chalk, oil, and gouache with touches of black ink, scratching out, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 20 7/8 x 25 1/2 in. (53 x 64.8 cm) Mat: 27 x 35 in. (68.6 x 88.9 cm)
Adult, left; immature, right
Composition was prepared from two cut-out drawings of the birds and pasted onto this background
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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