Ruffed Grouse

John James Audubon, American (born Haiti), 1785 - 1851



Hand colored copperplate etching on heavy wove paper


Sight: 13 in. (33 cm)

Sight: 18 in. (45.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of John Chase Redington, Class of 1900



The History Institute of America, New York, New York


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, upper left: No. 9; upper center: THE HISTORY INSTITUTE EDITION OF AUDUBON PRINTS; upper right: PLATE XIL; lower left: DRAWN FROM NATURE BY JOHN J. AUDUBON, F.R.S., F.L.S./ Published & Copyrighted 1937 by/The History Institute of America Inc./New York City; center: Ruffled Grouse TETRAD UMBELLUS. Linn. Male, 1, 2.Female, 3./ REGISTERED SERIAL NO. G.44.; lower right: Handcolored copperplate etching reproduced by special permission of/The American Museum of Natural History, New York City.


John Chase Redington (Class of 1900, 1878-1946), Wilton, Connecticut; given to the Dartmouth Outing Club, 1938; catalogued by the present collection.

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