Yellow Shanks Snipe

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-221891

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

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
ink
wood (plant material)
Print

Inscription

"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)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P450

Maker

Audubon, John James, 1785-1851 (Artist)
J.T. Bowen (Printer)

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

10 9/16 x 13 2/16 x 10/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.873

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)