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ITEM — Box: 1 Identifier: MS Am 21, MS Am 21.5, MS Am 21, (4)

Spotted Sand Piper. Gringa Macularia. La Grive d'Eau Buffon. Pennsylvania, 1812 Apr. 22 Digital

Spotted Sand Piper. Gringa Macularia. La Grive d'Eau Buffon. Pennsylvania,  Digital Object
Spotted Sand Piper. Gringa Macularia. La Grive d'Eau Buffon. Pennsylvania, Digital Object

Dates

  • 1812 Apr. 22

Physical Description

1 drawing : pastel, graphite, and ink on paper ; 28 x 41 cm.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

4 linear feet (15 boxes and 1 volume)

General note

Depicts the adult Spotted Sandpiper (Acitis macularius) standing on driftwood on the beach.

Signed J.J. Audubon.

Audubon no. 6 [b].

Repository Details

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