Long-tailed Jaeger (Stercorarius longicaudus), Havell plate no. 267

Object Number: 
1863.17.267
Date: 
1835
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, black ink, and gouache on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 29 5/16 x 21 7/16 in. (74.5 x 54.5 cm) Mat: 35 x 27 in. (88.9 x 68.6 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1831
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Lestris parasiticus. Ill."
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