Rough-legged Hawk (Buteo lagopus), Havell plate no. 166

Object Number: 
1863.17.166
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink with touches of gouache and glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
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)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1831
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in brown ink over earlier graphite[by another hand?]: "New Jersey July 1832 / JJA"
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