Red-eyed Vireo (Vireo olivaceus), Havell plate no. 150
Watercolor, graphite, and black chalk with touches of pastel, gouache, and black ink, and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 18 9/16 x 11 3/4 in. (47.1 x 29.8 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Watermark: TURKEY MILLS / JWHATMAN / 1817
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "No 15. Plate 74. / Published / 1829."; at upper right corner in graphite diagonally: "50"
The background flora has been identified as Honey locust (Gleditsia triacanthos)
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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