Vaccination Policy

All visitors ages 12 and older must show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19. Visitors ages 5–11 must show proof of one dose. Read more >

Tufted Titmouse (Baeolophus bicolor), Havell plate no. 39

Object Number: 
1863.17.39
Date: 
1822
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and black ink with touches of black chalk and glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Paper: 18 5/8 x 11 11/16 in. (47.3 x 29.7 cm) Mat: 29 x 23 in. (73.7 x 58.4 cm)
Marks: 
Watermark: TURKEY MILLS / JWHATMAN [reversed]
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "No 8. Plate 39."; at lower center: "Crested Titmouse male 1. F. 2. / Parus bicolor. / Plant Pinus Strobus."; birds numbered upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2"
Description: 
Male above; female below
Gallery Label: 
The background flora has been identified as White pine (Pinus strobus).
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