Limpkin (Aramus guarauna), Havell plate no. 377

Object Number: 
1863.17.377
Date: 
1836-37
Medium: 
Watercolor and graphite, with touches of pastel and black ink, scratching out, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 23 9/16 x 32 11/16 in. (59.8 x 83 cm) Mat: 33 x 43 in. (83.8 x 109.2 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1836
Inscriptions: 
Lower register marked with graphite lines; verso inscriptions in brown ink illegible
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