FISH HAWK OR OSPREY. PLATE 288.

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John James Audubon

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Fish Hawk or Osprey. Plate 288.

Chromolithograph, 1860
Paper size 38 1/4 x 25 3/4" (97.3 x 65.4 cm).
Good condition, save for tear into title skillfully repaired.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99716
Price: $12,000.00
Publisher : Published by Julius. Bien.
Drawn from Nature by J. J. Audubon, F.R.S. F.L.S. 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.A unusually nice example of this Bien edition image.. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Audubon , Elephant Folio Birds

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