Yellow-billed Cuckoo (Coccyzus americanus), Havell plate no. 2
Watercolor, graphite, pastel, black chalk, and black ink with touches of gouache and selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 19 5/16 x 24 1/8 in. (49.1 x 61.3 cm) Mat: 31 x 41 in. (78.7 x 104.1 cm)
Inscribed at upper right in graphite: "2"
The background flora has been identified as pawpaw (Asimina triloba).
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
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