Rufous Hummingbird

Rufous Hummingbird

The two specimens and the nest that Audubon portrayed in this watercolor model were sent to him from the West by Nuttall, who described the male of the species as “a breathing gem, or magic carbuncle [...]

Completing The Birds of America and Westward Ho

Completing The Birds of America and Westward Ho

The Final Flight is the third exhibition in the once-in-a-lifetime series showcasing the New-York Historical Society’s unparalleled collection of John James Audubon’s (1785–1851) dazzling watercolor m[...]

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