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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Audubon, John James 26
Descriptions
engraving on paper 13
Names
Print 728
Subjects
Animal 735
Dimensions:
H: 37.875 in, width: 25 in, Frame height: 42.75 in, Frame width: 29.75 in
Title:
Stanley Hawk
Credit Line:
Bequest of Robert D. Coe
Gloss:
Audubon drew the male and female hawks (known today as Cooper hawks) at separate times and pasted the two images together for his engraver. Havell then included the bluebird which Audubon had drawn for another print.
Inscription:
LL: Drawn from Nature and Published by John J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S., LC: Stanley Hawk,/Falco Stanleii, Aud./Young Male, 1. Female, 2., LR: Engraved, Printed & Coloured by R. Havell, UL: No. 8, UR: Plate XXXVI
Accession Number:
50.85

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