Black-Winged Hawk (Plate CCCLII from The Birds of America)

John James Audubon, American, 1785 - 1851

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1837

Hand colored engraving on paper

Plate: 30 3/8 × 21 1/4 in. (77.1 × 54 cm)

Sheet: 34 1/4 × 23 3/4 in. (87 × 60.4 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Robert and Joan Desky in honor of Churchill P. Lathrop

PR.985.41

Printer

Robert Havell

Geography

Place Made: United States, North America

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in plate, upper left: No. 71; upper right: Plate CCCLII; printed, in margin, lower left: Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon. F.R.S. F.L.S.; lower center: Black-Winged Hawk. / FALCO DISPAR, TEMM. / Male 1. Female 2.; lower right: Engraved, Printed and Coloured by R. Havell. 1837.

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