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Text at top on stone:
No. 16. / Plate LXXVIII.

Text at bottom on stone:
Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon. FRS. FLS. / Cervus Macrotis, Say. / Black-Tailed Deer. / Female - Summer Pelage. / Lithd. Printed & Cold. by J.T. Bowen. Philada. 1845.

Marks and Labels

lower left verso stamp in red ink: 91377; lower left verso in graphite by unknown hand: L-


(Kennedy & Co., New York); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1949; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
Birds and Beasts: An Exhibition of Naturalist Art, Pensacola Art Center, Florida, 1968, no. 1
Audubon, John James and Rev. John Bachman. The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America. New York: John James Audubon, 1845-1848, pl. 78.