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Sora Rail

2006.44.876 (RS10296)

Description

Unframed print of three birds. The birds are standing on dirt with tall grass behind them. All have brown or black feathers with black and white lines on them, striped bellies, red eyes, and green legs and feet.

Details

Maker
Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 (Artist)
J.T. Bowen (Printer)
Inscriptions
"No. 62" (printed)
"PL. 306" (printed)
"Sora Rail / 1. Male 2. female 3. younger" (printed)
"Drawn from nature by J.J. Audubon F.R.S.F.L.S." (printed)
"Litho. printed & cold. by J.T. Bowen Philada" (printed)
Location of origin
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
6 6/16 x 10 5/16 x 1/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.876
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222031

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