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White-breasted Nuthatch (Sitta carolinensis), Havell plate no. 152
Date: 1822
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Medium: Watercolor, graphite, pastel, and black ink on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: Mat: 34 x 26 in. (86.4 x 66 cm) Sheet (paper): 23 3/4 × 17 3/4 in. (60.3 × 45.1 cm)
Place made: North America, United States
Description: Males, upper left and lower right; females, lower left and upper right.
Credit Line: Purchased for the Society by public subscription from Mrs. John J. Audubon
Object Number: 1863.17.152
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Inscribed: Birds numbered in graphite clockwise from upper left: "1"; "2"; "1"; "2"


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