Philadelphia: J.B. Chevalier, Circa 1840. John James Audubon. First Royal Octavo Edition. [26.5 x 16 cm]; sewing holes visible with minor foxing. Two ex-libris stamps on verso. Very good +. Item #56566
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.