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Male Indigo Bird

A work made of hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on cream wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on cream wove paper.

Date:

1829

Artist:

Robert Havell (English, 1793-1878)
after John James Laforest Audobon (American, 1775-1851)

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Artist

Robert Havell

Title

Male Indigo Bird

Origin

England

Date

Made 1829

Medium

Hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on cream wove paper

Dimensions

460 × 296 mm (image); 498 × 313 mm (plate); 970 × 650 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1925.1633

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