Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, 1861. John James Audubon. Later printing. [26.5 x 17 cm]; minor foxing; this print also contains a few of the original text pages. fine. Item #56239
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.