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The Birds of America, from Drawings Made in the United States and their Territories

New York: J. J. Audubon; Philadelphia: J. B. Chevalier, 1840-44

Provenance

Acquired in 1920 from Bartlett (Boston) by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1840–44

Place of Publication

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Place of Publication

New York, New York, USA

Accession Number

37.2456a-g

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 500 hand-colored lithographs

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books