American Green-winged Teal [Plate 392]
Philadelphia: J.T. Bowen.
Octavo bird print. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Page measures 6 1/4" x 10 3/8".
A male and female green-winged teal perched at the water's edge. First Royal Octavo edition, circa 1842. John James Audubon (1785-1851) was an American naturalist, painter and ornithologist who did extensive field work studying birds before painting them. Please visit our gallery for more Audubon prints.