Trumpeter Swan (Cygnus buccinator), Havell plate no. 376

Object Number: 
1863.17.376
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Watercolor, pastel, graphite, black chalk, and black ink with scraping on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 24 7/16 x 37 in. (62.1 x 94 cm) Mat: 39 x 53 in. (99.1 x 134.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper right in graphite: "Young of / Buccinator -- / in December 16th / at New Orleans 1822 / J.J[cut]"
Description: 
Immature
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