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ITEM — Box: 4 Identifier: MS Am 21, MS Am 21.5, MS Am 21, (78)

Scarlet Tanager. Tanagra Rubra. Morris Rubra. Tangara du Canada du Buffon, Male. Red Banks, , 1810 Aug. Digital

Scarlet Tanager. Tanagra Rubra. Morris Rubra. Tangara du Canada du Buffon, Male. Red Banks,  Digital Object
Scarlet Tanager. Tanagra Rubra. Morris Rubra. Tangara du Canada du Buffon, Male. Red Banks, Digital Object

Dates

  • 1810 Aug.

Physical Description

1 drawing : pastel, watercolor, graphite, and ink on paper ; 40 x 20.2 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 Scarlet Tanager (Piranga olivacea) on a mulberry (Morus sp.) branch with berries.

Signed J.J. Audubon.

Audubon no. 180.

Repository Details

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