Red-winged Blackbird (Agelaius phoeniceus), Havell plate no. 420

Object Number: 
1863.17.420
Date: 
1838
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and pastel with touches of black ink and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 19 15/16 x 13 15/16 in. (50.6 x 35.4 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Description: 
Red-winged Blackbird, Western race; female, above; male, below
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