Purple Gallinule male. Gallinula Porphyrio. New Orleans, Louisiana, , 1821 Apr. 23. Digital
- 1821 Apr. 23.
1 drawing : pastel, watercolor, graphite, and ink on paper ; 31 x 49 cm.
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Depicts the Purple Gallinule (Porphyrio martinica) bending over to drink. Ms. notes on size of bird.
Signed "Drawn from Nature by John J. Audubon."
No Audubon no.
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