J.J Audubon 's reputation as a great artist and naturalist was recognized throughout the world, his stunning drawings were Engraved and Enhanced by R. Havell Circa 1836.
Etched, Aquatinted ,Engraved, Printed and Hand Colored this is a fine example of the Superb Bird Drawings from the Master, J.J. Audubon. Set as a stunning ornithological study they present marvelously ... Black Belied Plover (2) , Adult Male (1), Spring Plumage Young (3) in Autumn, and Nesting. Depicted with the Birds on Rocks with a Solid Hand Colored Background...
A great horizontal Image "CHARADRIUS HELVETICUS " drawn by J.J. Audubon from nature, is of splendid historic significance for it combines artistic talent with bird identification. Engraved, hand colored and printed by R.Havell on watermark paper C. 1836.
Full Sheet, in Excellent Antique Condition
Excellent Color, J Whatman watermarked dated 1836
Plate Number, CCCXXXIV
Framed in Gilt, Size: 28" x 41"
Image Size, 23" x 17"
The William H. Cloverdale Collection of CANADIANA , MANOIR RICHELIEU (1899- 1928) Murray Bay, Province of Quebec, Canada
CANADIAN STEAMSHIP LINES LTD.,Montreal, Quebec