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Evening Grosbeak

 Item
Identifier: Art Survey No. 1366

Scope and Contents

One individual facing right in profile, perched on twig. No background. Female Coccothrautis vespertinus. Inscription: RC "female/Evening Grosbeak!" Frame: Brown wood frame, matted, glazed, 1 1/2 wide, Framed with 3 other J.J. Audubon birds.

Dates

  • undated

Creator

Biographical / Historical

Born in: Haiti; Died in: NY.

Extent

1 Item : artwork : watercolor on paper ; 6 x 8 inches

Language of Materials

English

Condition

Fair (2).

Condition History: 1965, Kennedy Galleries; 1985, Wunderlich & Co.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Audubon, Maria and Florence; 12/21/1925.

Related Materials

Negative #FARL#53786.

Publications About Described Materials

Similar to folio plate 24 - Audubon, John James. "The Birds of North America." Folio. London. 1827-38.

Exhibitions note

1985-1988, "Science into Art", American Museum of Natural History.

Local Note

AUD-31, A-235.

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Sponsor
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation provided support to make this finding aid available in ArchivesSpace (2016-2017).

Repository Details

Part of the Research Library Special Collections Repository

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