Snowy Egret (Egretta thula), Havell plate no. 242

Object Number: 
1863.17.242
Date: 
1832
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, and graphite with scraping and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 29 5/16 x 21 3/8 in. (74.5 x 54.3 cm) Mat: 41 x 31 in. (104.1 x 78.7 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: JWHATMAN / 1830
Description: 
Adult, breeding plumage
Credit Line: 
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Exhibitions: 
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group