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ITEM — Box: 8 Identifier: MS Am 21, MS Am 21.5, MS Am 21, (52)

Epeiche femelle. Chute de L'Ohio, , 1808 June 24. Digital

Epeiche femelle. Chute de L'Ohio,  Digital Object
Epeiche femelle. Chute de L'Ohio, Digital Object

Dates

  • 1808 June 24.

Physical Description

1 drawing : pastel, graphite, and ink on paper ; 42 x 22 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 female Red-bellied Woodpecker (Melanerpes carolinus) eating insects from the top of a tree stump. Annotations along tail feather.

Signed J.A.

Audubon no. 120.

Repository Details

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