Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1861. John James Audubon. Later printing. [26 x 17 cm]; sewing holes visible. Adhesive on recto possibly used for hanging. Very good. Item #55848
John James Audubon is known for his studies and depictions of birds and other animals in nature. This plate is from his The Birds of America octavo edition. Drawn from nature by John James Audubon, lithographed printed and colored by J. T. Bowen. Later printings can be determined with handcolored birds and printed backgrounds.