• JOHN JAMES AUDUBON •
To celebrate the New York Historical Society’s purchase of the complete collections of John James Audubon watercolors…..all 474 of them……..they have created an exhibition that is spectacular.
These were John James preparatory watercolor models for his folio print edition THE BIRDS OF AMERICA printed by Havell in 1827.
The Great Blue Heron ………….[and we have one that lives in Central Park].
The collection was purchased from Mrs, John James Audubon in 1863.