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Yellow Shanks Snipe

2006.44.873 (RS10288)

Description

Framed print of a bird. The bird is in the foreground and faces the right proper side. It has black and white feathers, a black beak, and yellow legs and feet. The bird is by a river and there are numerous trees in the background.

Details

Maker
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 (Artist)
J.T. Bowen (Printer)
Inscriptions
"C.P." / "Yellow Shanks Snipe, Male, Summer Plumage View in South Carolina" / "Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audoban F.R.S.F.L.S." / "Lith;, Printed & Sold by J.T. Bowen, Phila" (printed)
Location of origin
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10 9/16 x 13 2/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.873
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221891

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