Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus), Havell plate no. 166
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of gouache and glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 37 7/8 x 24 9/16 in. (96.2 x 62.4 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1831
Inscribed at lower right in brown ink over earlier graphite[by another hand?]: "New Jersey July 1832 / JJA"
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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