Greater Prairie-Chicken (Tympanuchus cupido), Havell plate no. 186
Watercolor, graphite, black ink, black chalk, and gouache with scratching out and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 25 1/8 x 36 1/16 in. (63.8 x 91.6 cm) Mat: 39 x 53 in. (99.1 x 134.6 cm)
Female, lower left; males, upper left and right
The background flora has been identified as Michigan lily (Lilium michiganese)
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.