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Carolina Turtle Dove. Plate 17.

  • ARTIST: John James Audubon

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored aquatint engraving,

    DATE: 1827-38.

  • EDITION SIZE: Paper size 38 x 25" (96.5 x 63.4 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: Drawn from nature and published by John James Audubon. From the first printed edition of John James Audubon's "Birds of America." Engraved, printed, and colored by Robert Havell & Son, London. Second of two states. First state has the title "Carolina Pigeon or Turtle Dove."


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.