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Atlantic Puffin (Fratercula arctica), Havell plate no. 213
Date: 1833
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Medium: Watercolor, graphite, gouache, black ink, and black pastel with touches of glazing on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: Mat: 23 x 29 in. (58.4 x 73.7 cm) Sheet (paper): 14 1/2 × 21 7/16 in. (36.8 × 54.5 cm)
Place made: North America, Canada, Labrador
Description: Summer plumage
Credit Line: Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 1863.17.213
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Marks: Watermark: JWHATMAN / TURKEY MILL
Inscribed: Birds numbered in graphite right and left respectively: "1"; "2"


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