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Northern Goshawk (Accipiter gentilis) and Cooper's Hawk (Accipiter cooperii), Havell plate no. 141

Object Number: 
1863.17.141
Date: 
1809; c. 1810-19; c. 1829
Medium: 
Pastel, black chalk, watercolor, collage, graphite, black ink, and gouache with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 39 1/16 x 25 15/16 in. (99.2 x 65.9 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Description: 
Adult Goshawk, left; immature Cooper's Hawk, right
Gallery Label: 
Cooper's hawk painted 1809; immature goshwak painted ca. 1830; adult Northern goshawk painted between 1810 and 1819
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