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120 Audubon Bird Prints
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120 Audubon Bird Prints

by John James Audubon
     
 

Immortal in his role as "The American Woodsman," John James Audubon — 19th-century adventurer and artistic genius — achieved world renown for his realistic paintings of nearly every North American bird species. His hand-colored masterpiece, The Birds of America, is considered one of the world's greatest picture books and represents the very

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Immortal in his role as "The American Woodsman," John James Audubon — 19th-century adventurer and artistic genius — achieved world renown for his realistic paintings of nearly every North American bird species. His hand-colored masterpiece, The Birds of America, is considered one of the world's greatest picture books and represents the very pinnacle of nature illustration. Gathered from that illustrative masterpiece, 120 meticulous reproductions, rendered in full-color, are showcased in this unequaled treasury. Capturing every feathery nuance of their subjects, Audubon's memorable images are an excellent source for designers and craftspeople. This collection includes the snowy egret, wild turkey, Eastern screech owl, glossy ibis, black-capped chickadee, American white pelican, mallard, yellow warbler, Carolina parakeet, and many, many more of America's most beautiful birds.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486998541
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
02/04/2008
Series:
Dover Electronic Clip Art Series
Edition description:
CD-ROM and Book
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
1,030,022
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 10.91(h) x 0.27(d)

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