Audubon's Aviary: Parts Unknown (Part II of the Complete Flock) - New-York Historical Society



Date: 03/21/14 through 05/26/14
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Description: Part II of the highly successful tripartite series Audubon's Aviary: The Complete Flock will continue showcasing masterpieces from the New-York Historical Society collection of John James Audubon's preparatory watercolors for the sumptuous double-elephant-folio print edition of The Birds of America (1827-38), engraved by Robert Havell Jr. Part II of The Complete Flock will feature the watercolor models for Havell plates 176-305 (fascicles 36-61), including many of the water birds from his southern travels and the Labrador Expedition.