Broad-winged Buzzard

Item Info

Item No: pdcj00043
Title: Broad-winged Buzzard
Media Type: Lithographs
Source: Print and Picture Collection - Jackson Collection of American Lithographs

"Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S., F.L.S."

From J.J. Audubon's Birds of America, 1839-1844, first octavo edition. No. 2, Pl. 10.


This is a "pattern" prepared for the worker who colored this plates by hand, and shows how this work was handled. (Joseph Jackson)

A sample print with coloring instructions for colorers to follow, presumably in Bowen's own hand.

Creation Year: 1840
Image Dimensions Width: 17 cm
Creator Name: Bowen, J.T., Phila. - Lithographer
Trombley, Ralph - Artist