Broad-winged Hawk (Buteo platypterus), Havell plate no. 91
Watercolor, graphite, black ink, gouache, pastel, and black chalk with selective glazing on paper, laid on card
Paper: 38 3/16 x 25 3/8 in. (97 x 64.5 cm) Mat: 53 x 39 in. (134.6 x 99.1 cm)
Watermark: JWHATMAN / TURKEY MILL
Inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "No 19. / Plate 91."; at lower center: "Broad-winged Hawk. Male 1. F. 2. / Falco Pennsylvanicus -- / Plant. Juglans porcina / Vulgo. Pig-nut"; birds numbered upper and lower respectively: "1"; "2"
Male, above; female, below
The background flora has been identified as Pignut (Carya glabra)
Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.