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Great Crested Flycatcher (Myiarchus crinitus), Havell plate no. 129

Object Number: 
1863.17.129
Date: 
c. 1824
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black chalk with touches of black ink and gouache, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 18 5/8 x 11 1/2 in. (47.3 x 29.2 cm) Mat: 34 x 26 in. (86.4 x 66 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: TURKEY MILLS / JWHATMAN
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in graphite[erased]: "April 17th"; at upper right corner, vertically: "29"
Description: 
Males
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