Prothonotary Warbler (Protonotaria citrea), Havell plate no. 3
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and gouache with touches of black ink and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm) Sheet: 18 1/8 × 11 7/8 in. (46 × 30.2 cm)
Erased inscriptions in lower register
Male and female
The background flora has been identified as Cane vine (Smilax laurifolia).
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.