American Avocet by John James Audubon, Vintage Bird Art Print, Natural History
American Avocet, a bird illustration by John James Audubon. This fine-art reproduction is printed on heavy 216 gsm acid-free art paper. It includes a custom-cut antique white mat, backing board and clear sleeve. Handcrafted in USA when you order.
• SMALL: 5 x 7" print is matted in 8" x 10" antique white mat.
• MEDIUM: 8 x 10" print is matted in 11" x 14" antique white mat.
• LARGE: 11 x 14" print is matted in 16" x 20" antique white mat.
This fantastic illustration of an American Avocet, Plate 318, is from "Birds of North America", a book by John James Audubon, America's most famous naturalist and painter. The book contained 435 illustrations of a wide variety of birds and required 13 years of work. The original edition, called the Havell Edition, was first published as a series between 1827 and 1838, in Edinburgh and London.