The Birds of America, Plate 425, Columbian Humming Bird
Sheet: 101.6 x 71.1 cm (40 x 28 in.)
Medium or Technique
Etching and aquatint, hand-colored
Not On View
Elephant folio. Four volumes with 435 plates, kept in 2B11 oversize portfolio cabinet. HOOPING CRANE kept matted (O/S).
William Sturgis (1782–1863), by descent to his son-in-law Samuel Hooper (1808-1875); by descent to his cousin Robert Chamblett Hooper (1805–1869); William Hooper (1855–1932); 1921, gift of William Hooper to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 1990)
Gift of William Hooper