Manx Shearwater (Puffinus puffinus), Havell plate no. 295

Object Number: 
1863.17.295
Date: 
1831; [1833]
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 14 3/4 x 21 3/8 in. (37.5 x 54.3 cm) Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Manks Puffin -- Edwards. / Puffinus anglorum, Ray."; at upper center: "Pufinus anglorum[crossed out]"
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