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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Audubon, John James 26
Descriptions
engraving on paper 13
Names
Print 728
Subjects
Animal 735
Date:
1828
Dimensions:
H: 37.5 in, width: 24.75 in, Frame height: 42.875 in, Frame width: 29.75 in
Title:
Barred Owl
Credit Line:
Bequest of Robert D. Coe
Gloss:
Audubon drew his birds in watercolor. Then Havell engraved the image on a copper plate, printed it with black ink, and used studio assistants to add the color.
Inscription:
LL: Drawn from Nature and Published by John J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S, LC: Barred Owl,/Strix Nebulosa, Linn.,/Male/Grey Squirrel. Sciurus cinccreus., LR: Engraved, Printed & Coloured by R. Havell, UL: No. 10, UR: Plate XLVI
Accession Number:
48.85

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