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Black Tern. Sterna Nigra. Adult 1. Young in Autumn 2. Plate 280.

  • ARTIST: John James Audubon

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored aquatint engraving,

    DATE: 1835

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 38 x 25 3/8" (96.52 x 64.45 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: From the first printed edition of John James Audubon's "Birds of America". Engraved, printed and colored by Robert Havell, London.

  • ADDITIONAL INFO: "J Whatman 1836." Watermark in paper.

  • CONDITION: Good condition and full original color, save for minor spotting typical in Whatman paper.