Snowy Heron, or White Egret. Ardea Candidissima. Plate 242.
Etching and aquatint, handcolored, 1835.
Paper size 38 x 25 1/4" (96.5 x 64.1 cm).
Very good condition and color.. LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 91678
Title continues "Male adult. Spring plumage. Rice Plantation. South Carolina." From "The Birds of America" published in London. Drawn from nature and published by J. J. Audubon. Engraved, printed, and colored by R. Havell, London. Printed on J. Whatman watermarked paper. 18th-19th Century Subjects, Audubon