Sora Rail

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-222031

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

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
ink
Print

Inscription

"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)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P453

Maker

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

Location of Origin

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

6 6/16 x 10 5/16 x 1/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.876

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)
Philadelphia (Philadelphia county, Pennsylvania)