The John James Audubon Portfolio A Selection of the Original Drawings and Watercolors Used in the Making of Birds of America Accompanied by a Choice of Audubon's Writings

By: Forkner, Ben (ed) and John James Audubon

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Book Condition: Fine


Numbered edition (979/2,500). Folio (37 cm). Olive linen clamshell box, burgundy-stamped titling. Contains loose pages in two volumes: xxxix, [1], 202, [6]; [48]. Printed on heavy "Main Fleurie" paper with deckle edge. First folder contains text from Audubon on My Style of Drawing Birds, Correspondence and Illustrations (including letters to the artist's wife Lucy and to his friend, the naturalist John Bachman), and 48 full-page, color illustrations; second folder contains another 48 color prints.

Title: The John James Audubon Portfolio A Selection of the Original Drawings and Watercolors Used in the Making of Birds of America Accompanied by a Choice of Audubon's Writings

Author Name: Forkner, Ben (ed) and John James Audubon

Categories: Visual Arts,

Publisher: Edition de la Main Fleurie: 2004

ISBN Number: 2960049306

ISBN Number 13: 9782960049305

Binding: Clamshell box

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 23819