Cardinal Grosbeak and Red Tanager, from the book American Ornithology

Alexander Lawson, American, 1773 - 1846, after Alexander Wilson, English, 1766 - 1813

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1808-1814

Hand colored engraving on wove paper

Sheet: 15 3/4 × 11 7/8 in. (40 × 30.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

PR.X.300.2

Publisher

Bradford and Inskeep, Philadelphia

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left: Drawn from Nature by A. Wilson; lower right: Engraved by A. Lawson; lower left to right: 1. Cardinal Grosbeak. 2. Female & Egg. 3. Red Tanager. 4. Female & Egg.

Exhibition History

Nineteeth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12, 1977.

Provenance

Source unknown.

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