Watercolor, pastel, graphite, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Paper: 16 x 10 13/16 in. (40.6 x 27.5 cm), irregular
Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscribed at middle right in black ink: "The head and back / Olive brown --- / The rump yellow as it is / Wing, tail & throat & under parts / as it is. ---"; at upper right corner: "53"
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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