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Great American Shrike

A work made of hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on ivory wove paper.
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  • A work made of hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1834

Artist:

Robert Havell (English, 1793-1878)
after John James Laforest Audubon (American, 1785-1851)

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Artist

Robert Havell

Title

Great American Shrike

Origin

England

Date

1834

Medium

Hand-colored engraving, with aquatint, on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

616 × 458 mm (image); 655 × 525 mm (plate); 972 × 651 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1925.1631

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