The Great White Heron

Robert Havell, American (born England), 1793 - 1878
John James Audubon, American (born Haiti), 1785 - 1851



Color etching on paper


Sight: 24 1/2 in. (62.2 cm)

Sight: 37 1/2 in. (95.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Hail, Holy Land: the Idea of America, Strauss and Barrows Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 7, 1980.

Publication History

Robert L. McGrath, Hail, Holy Land: the Idea of America, 1980.


Goodspeed's Book Shop, Boston, Massachusetts; sold to present collection, 1951.

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