Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Purple Sandpiper , Plate CCLXXXIV.
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Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Purple Sandpiper, Plate CCLXXXIV. [from] The Birds of America. London: Havell, 1827-1838. Hand-colored engraving with aquatint and etching on double-elephant folio J. Whatman watermarked paper dated 1836, colors slightly faded, back toned with old adhesives from a former framing, spotting, mat burn, on the full sheet, matted and framed, 37 1/2 x 25 in.
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