Snow Bunting (Plectrophenax nivalis), Havell plate no. 189

Object Number: 
1863.17.189
Date: 
1832-33
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, black ink, and black chalk on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 21 1/16 x 14 3/16 in. (53.5 x 36 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "J.J.A"; erased inscriptions in lower register
Description: 
Adults, winter plumage, upper left and lower right; immature, winter plumage, 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