Hand-Colored Lithographs from Audubon's "The Birds of America," Mid-19th Century
After John James Audubon (American, 1785 – 1851)
Little Screech Owl, Hooded Merganser, and American Green-winged Teal, mid-19th century
Hand-colored lithographs on paper
Plates 40, 392, and 413 pulled from the 2nd or later edition of the “Royal Octavo” format of Audubon’s The Birds of America
Printed by J. T. Bowen, Philadelphia
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- toning and foxing to prints and mat boards; mat burn to print papers at sight edges; water damage stains to mat board on one and verso backing papers; tears to verso backing paper.
- measures one frame; visible image measures 5.5" W x 8.5" H.