Hand-Colored Lithograph After Audubon "Arkansan Goldfinch"
After John James Audubon (American, 1785 – 1851)
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Plate no. 183 from the “Royal Octavo” format of Audubon’s The Birds of America
Printed by J. T. Bowen, Philadelphia, PA
Title inscribed in plate to the lower center margin
Metal nameplate to the lower center of matting
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- light toning, mat burn, faint foxing, and accretions to print and paper; minor flecks of loose debris present between print, matting, and the covering of frame; light scratches, scuffs, and accretions to frame, most heavily towards the upper left region.
- measurements of frame; image measures 5.0" W x 7.5" H.