Hand-Colored Lithograph From Audubon's "The Birds of America"
After John James Audubon (American, 1785 – 1851)
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Plate no. 155 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
Includes a certificate of authenticity from the American Antique Graphics Society
- 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 chips to the gold-toned gesso veneer along the edges of the frame; minor scratches, scuffs, and accretions to frame.
- measurements of frame; image measures 5.0" W x 7.5" H.