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7th March 2013

Photo with 37 notes

Plate 96 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Columbia Jay. 

Plate 96 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Columbia Jay. 

9th January 2013

Photo with 41 notes

Detail of Plate 84 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Blue-grey Fly-catcher, now more commonly called the Blue-grey Gnat-catcher. 

Detail of Plate 84 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Blue-grey Fly-catcher, now more commonly called the Blue-grey Gnat-catcher

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7th January 2013

Photo with 8 notes

Plate 95 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Yellow-poll Warbler, now more commonly known as the Palm Warbler.

Plate 95 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Yellow-poll Warbler, now more commonly known as the Palm Warbler.

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6th January 2013

Photo with 27 notes

Detail of Plate 83 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the House Wren.

Detail of Plate 83 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the House Wren.

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21st December 2012

Photo with 31 notes

Plate 93 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Sea-side Finch.

Plate 93 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Sea-side Finch.

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18th December 2012

Photo with 166 notes

Detail of Plate 82 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Whip-poor-will.

Detail of Plate 82 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Whip-poor-will.

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16th December 2012

Photo with 19 notes

Plate 92 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Pigeon-hawk, now known as the Merlin.

Plate 92 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Pigeon-hawk, now known as the Merlin.

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11th December 2012

Photo with 51 notes

Detail of Plate 81 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Fish Hawk or Osprey.

Detail of Plate 81 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Fish Hawk or Osprey.

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10th December 2012

Photo with 29 notes

Plate 91 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Broad-winged Hawk.

Plate 91 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Broad-winged Hawk.

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6th December 2012

Photo with 7 notes

Detail of Plate 80 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Prairie Titlark, now more commonly called the Water Pipit. This is another one of those ‘little brown birds’ that don’t wow people, but this painting does demonstrate Audubon’s talent for showing how extraordinary the ordinary can be. 

Detail of Plate 80 of The Birds of America by John Audubon, the Prairie Titlark, now more commonly called the Water Pipit. This is another one of those ‘little brown birds’ that don’t wow people, but this painting does demonstrate Audubon’s talent for showing how extraordinary the ordinary can be. 

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