MALLARD DUCK. ANAS BOSCHAS, LINN. 1. MALE. 2. FEMALE. PLATE 385.

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John James Audubon

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Mallard Duck. Anas Boschas, Linn. 1. Male. 2. Female. Plate 385.

Chromolithograph, 1859.
Paper size 26 7/16 x 39" (67.2 x 99.1 cm).
Good condition, save for time toning throughout. Two short tears lower right title margin into the foot of the duck and one in the right edge approximately 1 1/2" into image.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 94272
Price: $9,500.00
Publisher : Published by J. Bien, New York, 1859.
Julius Bien issued many Audubon "plates", transferred onto stone from the original copper plates engraved by Havell for BIRDS OF AMERICA. The Bien edition was published between 1858-1860, when the onset of the Civil War interrupted production. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Audubon , Elephant Folio Birds

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