PURPLE SANDPIPER. PLATE 284.
John James Audubon
Purple Sandpiper. Plate 284.
Handcolored aquatint engraving, 1827-38.
Paper size 25 1/2 x 37 7/8".
Good condition save for some faint spots in the margins.
LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 25678
From the first printed edition of John James Audubon's "Birds of America". Engraved, printed and colored by Robert Havell, London.
18th-19th Century Subjects
, Elephant Folio Birds
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