Sciurus Niger, Lin., Black Squirrel No. 7 (plate XXXIV), from The Vivaparous Quadrupeds of North America, Volume 1

after John James Audubon, American, 1785 - 1851



Hand colored lithograph on paper

Sight: 25 1/8 × 21 1/2 in. (63.8 × 54.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Trevor Fairbrother and John T. Kirk



John T. Bowen, Philadelphia


Place Made: United States, North America


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

This Land: American Engagement with the Natural World, Israel Sack Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 12 - July 22, 2022.


Goodnow Library, Sudbury Massachusetts; Sale 1012, October, 1984, Skinner, Inc., Bolton, Massachusetts; sold to Trevor Fairbrother, Boston, Massachusetts, October 26, 1984; collection of John T. Kirk and Trevor Fairbrother, 1985-2012; given to present collection, 2012.

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